Rose (Rosa 'Solitude') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Solitude'
'POULbero'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange and orange blend
Extra Bloom Info: Ruffled petals, in clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Grandiflora
Extra Color Info: Orange and yellow, with magenta highlights, ruffled and notched petals
Growth Habit: Tall, 5-6 feet, upright
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Olesen, 1991
Awards: AARS: 1993

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: 5-6 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Orange 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: Selfridges x seedling
Child plants: one child plant

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Comments:
Posted by zuzu (Northern California - Zone 9a) on Sep 29, 2011 5:26 PM

This is one of the most satisfying roses I have ever grown. In addition to producing beautiful blooms, with intriguing variations in color and neatly notched petals, the bush is tall and sturdy.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
Summer sale -- Roses Unlimited by zuzu Jun 24, 2012 8:47 PM 43
June Blooms by Skiekitty Jun 29, 2012 9:39 AM 31
June 2012 photos and chat by zuzu Jun 25, 2012 9:22 PM 41
Not dead...yet by tabby Nov 3, 2011 11:30 AM 96
I think this is my last "parade" by Skiekitty Oct 13, 2011 8:13 PM 27
Crappy August Blooms and need an ID? by Skiekitty Aug 6, 2011 12:21 PM 6
More June blooms by zuzu Jul 27, 2010 10:23 AM 89
Official order from Roses Unlimited by Skiekitty May 29, 2011 11:01 PM 36
Spring 2011 - Start Your Engines!! by Skiekitty Sep 4, 2010 2:15 AM 23
RU's Freedom Sale! by Tex68 Jun 19, 2010 2:32 PM 23
New Roses for me for 2011! Yay! by Skiekitty Apr 16, 2011 8:24 PM 14

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