Rose (Rosa 'Britannia') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Petal count: Single: 1-7 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium red
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Polyantha
Extra Color Info: Cherry red, with white center
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: George Geary, 1929

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: 2 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Red
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
Parentage: Coral Cluster x Eblouissant
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2014-08-13
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