Rose (Rosa 'Abracadabra') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Abracadabra'
'KORhocsel'
'Forkasu Porkasu'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Red blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Other: Florists rose
Extra Color Info: Dark red with yellow stripes
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet, upright
Hybridizer & year: Discovered by W. Kordes & Sons, 2002
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: 1-2 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Red 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: Sport of: Hocus Pocus

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Comments:
Posted by zuzu (Northern California - Zone 9a) on Sep 23, 2011 10:45 PM

Abracadabra is a sport of Hocus Pocus, which is a sport of Black Beauty. Neither sport is stable and both commonly revert to Black Beauty.

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