Rose (Rosa 'Prairie Sunset') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Red blend
Rebloom: Some
Class: Shrub
Extra Color Info: Cherry red and white, yellow reverse
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 4-5 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Dr. Griffith J. Buck, 1984
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 4 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: 4-5 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Multi-Color: Red, white, and yellow
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

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Location: Chamblee's Nursery in Tyler, TXDate: 2012-04-25
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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New Blooms, first half of June 2012 by zuzu Jun 22, 2012 8:46 AM 19
New blooms, first week of May 2012 by zuzu May 12, 2012 10:41 AM 29
Suggestions for Z6a by PollyK Feb 26, 2012 12:07 PM 91
Dr. Griffith J. Buck Roses by BlissfulGarden Jun 14, 2010 6:18 AM 29
Teasing until it hurts. by Skiekitty Apr 14, 2011 10:32 AM 6

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