Rose (Rosa 'O'Rilla') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'O'Rilla'
'RESilla'
'Rilla'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Russet
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Extra Color Info: Russet blend
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, upright
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: John & Robyn Sheldon, 1996
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 7 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: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Russet
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

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Growing Roses in ColoradoGrowing Roses in Colorado
February 10, 2013

Roses: Ah, the "Queen of Flowers," the most popular flower given to sweethearts on Valentine's Day, Mother's Day, and even "oops, I messed up, honey, but here's a bouquet to make it better" day. You can grow roses!

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Get ready to place your Palatine orders by zuzu Oct 3, 2012 10:23 PM 36
Between my roses... by Skiekitty May 5, 2010 3:59 PM 27
Probably my last rose parade for 2010 by Skiekitty Oct 24, 2010 9:52 AM 9
My July and August blooms by zuzu Sep 22, 2010 7:38 PM 102
My June blooms by zuzu Jul 11, 2010 1:17 PM 107
3rd addition to my parade by Skiekitty Jul 12, 2010 11:52 AM 28
Palatine by Skiekitty May 6, 2011 5:33 AM 70
Vintage gardens by dana Nov 17, 2010 3:50 PM 56
A few blooms in Zuzu's garden today by Calif_Sue Jun 1, 2011 8:42 AM 33
J&P Catalog by Skiekitty Nov 20, 2010 9:46 PM 9

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