Rose (Rosa 'California') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Very large: 6" or more
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange pink
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Other: Pernetiana
Extra Color Info: Pale orange-pink, with yellow highlights and pink reverse
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, upright
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: Frederick Huber Howard, 1940
Awards: AARS: 1941

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 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: Miss Rowena Thom x Lady Forteviot

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Garden Tours:  Calsurf73, MikeGarden Tours: Calsurf73, Mike
October 15, 2011

Welcome to All Things Plants: Garden Tours. Each week we'll take you on a tour of the lovely gardens of one of our members. Join us now as we travel to California where Mike will take us through the gardens he has created. You are going to love what you see!

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