PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Rainbow Niagara')

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange and orange blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Extra Color Info: Yellow/orange blend, striped
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 4-6 feet, upright
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Samuel Darragh McGredy IV, 1998

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: 4-6 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Orange and yellow
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: Louise Gardner X (Auckland Metro x seedling of: Stars 'n' Stripes)

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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: April 23, 2012
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-04-19 Three months after receiving this bareroot rose.
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: April 23, 2012
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: April 23, 2012
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Comments:
Posted by zuzu (Northern California - Zone 9a) on Sep 30, 2011 5:17 PM

This is an exceptionally tall rose, towering above my head. Unfortunately, all of the blooms tend to cluster at the top, so the bush needs something shorter planted in front of it to conceal its "bare legs."

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