Rose (Rosa 'This Is the Day') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'This Is the Day'
'SPRoday'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Russet
Rebloom: Good
Class: Miniature
Extra Color Info: Russet blend
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet, bushy
Fragrance: None
Hybridizer & year: James A. Sproul, 2002
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 5 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: 2-3 feet
Plant Spread: 1-2 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Russet
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2012-10-06
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: Sep 22, 2011 5:00 PM
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Help my roses, Insects, fungal or both? by Leeann79 Aug 15, 2019 10:18 AM 8
Tiny rose from seed by keithp2012 Aug 12, 2019 1:41 PM 7
Best 5 roses this year by Canadian_Rose Aug 12, 2019 12:45 PM 42
Rose care by ssilvern Aug 14, 2019 10:20 AM 15
A breach of protocol by BigAppleRoseGuy Aug 6, 2019 8:00 PM 6
worth keeping? by Canadian_Rose Aug 8, 2019 4:09 PM 16
I need help by Mustbnuts Aug 11, 2019 6:02 AM 42
August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 21, 2019 9:18 AM 168
Announcement regarding Friends of Vintage Roses--Presentation and luncheon by Mustbnuts Jul 31, 2019 3:12 PM 0
Memorial Day with a Stripe by Canadian_Rose Jul 31, 2019 12:02 PM 6
Rose tree needs help, all leaves turned yellow, dried up and fell off by kmcevoy Jul 27, 2019 8:18 AM 3
Ants - nuke them or leave them? by Canadian_Rose Jul 29, 2019 1:14 PM 12
"Cordtz Plot" by jerijen Jul 29, 2019 12:53 PM 3
Favorite Red Floribunda in a pot by reh0622 Jul 28, 2019 5:53 PM 20
Rosette Disease??? by Weluvroses Aug 21, 2019 11:09 AM 59
Garden photos... by jim1961 Aug 20, 2019 2:10 AM 46
Rose Leaf Issues by GoldBeardThePirate Jul 19, 2019 6:58 PM 10
Japanese Beetles by Ray_Gun Jul 25, 2019 10:54 AM 11
Which Purple is the best? by Weluvroses Jul 25, 2019 12:48 AM 36
Hoping to find a red climber by krun422 Jul 30, 2019 11:15 AM 16

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