Rose (Rosa 'Dolly's Forever Rose') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Dolly's Forever Rose'
'ARDolly'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Red blend
Extra Bloom Info: Semi-double to double, in small clusters
Rebloom: Some
Class: Shrub
Extra Color Info: Red blend, with yellow reverse
Growth Habit: Medium, 2-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Paul Barden, 2007
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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Plant Height: 2-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Red and yellow
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: ((Little Darling x Lemon Delight) x Angel Face) X Scarlet Moss

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