Rose (Rosa 'Silverado') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Silverado'
'AROgrewod'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Mauve and mauve blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Extra Color Info: Mauve blend, fades to silver
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, upright
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Jack E. Christensen, 1987
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: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 1-2 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Mauve
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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July 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 2, 2019 12:08 AM 307
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
Last week's blooms... by Beth_NorCal Oct 16, 2018 2:22 PM 4
November 2015, photos and chat by CindiKS Dec 5, 2015 5:24 AM 76
The last gasp of summer by Henhouse Nov 2, 2015 10:47 AM 62
Pickering Nurseries - new source by Hemophobic Dec 14, 2014 1:25 PM 26
July - Big Booms & Blooms! by Skiekitty Aug 16, 2014 5:14 PM 49
June 2014 photos and chat by zuzu Jun 29, 2014 7:07 PM 82
Favorite Fragrant 'Blue' Roses by Steve812 Apr 25, 2014 11:06 PM 27
More May blooms by zuzu May 29, 2012 12:15 PM 34
Photos and Chat, August 2011 by Calif_Sue Sep 1, 2011 12:12 PM 182
Horrible Friday for me. by Skiekitty Jul 10, 2010 8:46 AM 16

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