Rose (Rosa 'Out of Africa') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Out of Africa'
'KORocken'

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: Orange & yellow blend
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 4-5 feet, upright
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: W. Kordes & Sons, 1997
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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7b -15 °C (5 °F) to -12.2 °C (10 °F)
Plant Height: 4-5 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Orange
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: Unknown

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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First bloom of Julia's Rose by AnnKNCalif Jul 1, 2019 9:59 PM 3
Our Roses by Weluvroses Aug 20, 2019 2:09 AM 185
June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
What's wrong with my rose? by Luckynjun1 May 31, 2019 12:16 PM 32
Jackson and Perkins Customer Service by MJOrwat May 17, 2019 1:29 PM 11
May 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 7, 2019 8:21 PM 468
Help, my rose is dying after moving it from a bed to pot by hoffrj Apr 25, 2019 2:56 AM 23
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
November 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 8, 2018 2:10 AM 285
What have you ordered so far for next season? by zuzu Mar 18, 2019 1:21 PM 222
Palatine Roses-2018-2019 by Jack01 Sep 30, 2018 4:03 PM 36
Endangered Roses by Kesroses Sep 12, 2018 2:14 PM 36
Does this look like the start of Rose Rosette? by ninabee Aug 16, 2018 4:44 PM 19
Heat and drought survivors. by LolaTasmania Aug 4, 2018 11:56 AM 5
Plants gone crazy! ....should I be worried? by hndmarshall Jul 10, 2018 3:56 PM 4
July 2018 -- photos and chat by zuzu Aug 5, 2018 5:11 PM 170
What rose has really surprised you and come into its own this spring? by Mustbnuts Jun 15, 2018 7:40 PM 18
June 2018 -- photos and chat by zuzu Jul 1, 2018 6:11 PM 100
South Africa by Mari33 May 3, 2018 8:49 AM 7
Ludwig's Roses by MargieNY Apr 20, 2018 12:13 PM 1

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