Rose (Rosa 'Violet Carson') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Violet Carson'
'MACio'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange pink
Extra Bloom Info: Medium to large, in clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Samuel Darragh McGredy IV, 1964
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 6 and warmer

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Plant Height: 2-3 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Other: Orange-pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Madame Leon Cuny x Spartan

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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New Blooms, first half of June 2012 by zuzu Jun 22, 2012 8:46 AM 19
More June blooms by zuzu Jul 27, 2010 10:23 AM 89
Calico... by GardenGuyAZ Jun 9, 2010 7:37 PM 10

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