Rose (Rosa 'Dragon's Blood') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Dragon's Blood'
'ARDraco'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: Other: Cupped to flat
Petal count: semi-double: 8-15 petals
Rose bloom color: Russet
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Excellent
Class: Shrub
Extra Color Info: Russet
Growth Habit: Tall, 4-8 feet, very bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Paul Barden, 1979

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: 4-8 feet
Plant Spread: 4-7 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Russet
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

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Honey Bees in the Garden:  JuneHoney Bees in the Garden: June
June 1, 2011

June brings the end of school, Father's Day and summer. Summer brings hot weather and plants may need extra water. Honey bees will also need extra water to keep the hive cool.

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Beautiful! by NyxOfTheFallen Mar 10, 2018 3:48 PM 4
What have you ordered so far for next season? by zuzu Mar 18, 2019 1:21 PM 222
Companion plants for roses by zuzu Feb 25, 2010 12:11 AM 7

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