Rose (Rosa 'Rosy Dawn') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Yellow blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Miniature
Extra Color Info: Yellow blend, with cherry pink edges
Growth Habit: Short, 1-2 feet, very bushy
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: Dee Bennett, 1982
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)
Plant Height: 1-2 feet
Plant Spread: 1-2 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Yellow and 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

Survived Zone 5, Colorado

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
June Parade of Roses in Colorado (finally!!) by Skiekitty Jul 10, 2013 11:15 PM 20
May Rose Parade for me! Yay! by Skiekitty May 29, 2012 10:23 AM 26
miniature roses by 1g4bs May 14, 2012 12:10 PM 23
June Blooms in the high country by Skiekitty Jul 1, 2011 8:26 AM 25
4th Addition to my Parade by Skiekitty Jul 1, 2010 5:25 PM 40
John's Miniature Roses by Skiekitty Apr 1, 2010 2:28 PM 4
Mission Impossible by vossner May 29, 2011 12:14 AM 26

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