Rose (Rosa 'September Song') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Apricot and apricot blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Grandiflora
Extra Color Info: Orange-apricot blend
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 4-5 feet
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: Dr. Griffith J. Buck, 1981
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: Other: Apricot blend
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Child plants: one child plant

San Jose Heritage Rose Garden, CA.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
August 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Sep 4, 2018 11:53 PM 128
How late in the season do you still plant? by ac91z6 Jun 30, 2018 6:06 AM 11
New rose border suggestions by LolaTasmania Aug 17, 2018 9:48 PM 65
Photos and chat, September 2014 by zuzu May 16, 2018 8:49 AM 75
Photos and chat, February 2014 by zuzu Jul 27, 2014 2:20 PM 152
What a difference a camera makes! by Skiekitty Oct 2, 2012 1:24 PM 22
May photos and chat by zuzu May 31, 2012 1:12 PM 212
And Palatine Delivers!! by Skiekitty Aug 1, 2012 9:24 PM 32
Photos and chat, July 2011 by zuzu Jul 30, 2011 9:55 PM 40
Mystery shrub, probably a Buck rose by zuzu Jun 5, 2013 2:31 PM 5
San Jose Heritage Rose Garden 10-22-2010 by Calif_Sue Oct 27, 2010 10:23 PM 25
More June blooms by zuzu Jul 27, 2010 10:23 AM 89
This Weekend Opportunity at EuroDesert by Skiekitty May 31, 2011 10:36 AM 65
2010-2011 season purchases by zuzu Oct 25, 2010 11:14 PM 38

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