Rose (Rosa 'Cuba') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Other: Lax petals
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Red blend
Extra Bloom Info: Large, semi-double to double
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Other: Pernetiana
Extra Color Info: Cherry red with yellow highlights and orange undertones
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, upright
Fragrance: Strong
Misc: Thornless or almost thornless
Hybridizer & year: Joseph Pernet-Ducher, 1926
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: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Red and yellow
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip

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