Rose (Rosa 'Denver's Dream') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Denver's Dream'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange and orange blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Miniature
Extra Color Info: Orange blend
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet
Fragrance: None
Hybridizer & year: Saville, before 1994
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 4 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 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Orange
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth


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Location: La Crescenta, CADate: 2017-06-18
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2011-10-14
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Location: My Garden, Arvada, ColoradoDate: JulyPurchased at the ARS rose show in Denver in 1995
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San Jose Heritage Rose Garden, CA.
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Date: 2012-04-24
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2011-10-14
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Posted by Skiekitty (Denver Metro - Zone 5a) on Apr 14, 2014 1:18 PM

This does not seem to be a strong miniature rose. I have tried to grow it 4 different times and they never seem to survive the summer, let alone zone 5 winter.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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August 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2020 5:06 PM 160
2nd (and probably final) flush of roses in my CO garden this year by Skiekitty Sep 11, 2014 6:45 PM 26
June 2014 photos and chat by zuzu Jun 29, 2014 7:07 PM 82
Miniature roses? by JulieB Jan 3, 2014 12:25 PM 16
Heirloom half-price sale by zuzu Aug 7, 2012 9:47 AM 26
New blooms, first week of May 2012 by zuzu May 12, 2012 10:41 AM 29
May photos and chat by zuzu May 31, 2012 1:12 PM 212
Blooming Today, April 20, 2012 by Betja Apr 29, 2012 12:53 PM 46
Photos and chat, November 2011 by zuzu Dec 1, 2011 8:00 AM 182
Garden Valley Ranch by zuzu Oct 15, 2011 7:36 PM 4
My garden, taken a couple of days ago by Calif_Sue Jul 14, 2010 1:18 AM 9
Heirloom catalog by zuzu Nov 26, 2010 12:54 AM 24
Winter's a coming! by Skiekitty Dec 7, 2010 1:21 PM 4
Welcome to the Roses forum by dave Jul 25, 2011 8:11 PM 151

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