Rose (Rosa 'Deja Blu') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Deja Blu'
'BENswise'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size:Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape:High-centered
Petal count:full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color:Mauve and mauve blend
Rebloom:Good
Class:Miniature
Other: Mini-Flora
Extra Color Info:Mauve and magenta blend
Growth Habit:Short, 2-3 feet, bushy
Misc:Thornless or almost thornless
Hybridizer & year:Frank A. Benardella, before 2001
Optimal growing zones:USDA zone 4 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 4b -31.7 °C (-25 °F) to -28.9 °C (-20 °F)
Plant Height:2-3 feet
Plant Spread:2 feet
Leaves:Deciduous
Flowers:Showy
Flower Color:Mauve
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
Parentage:Ivory Beauty x Laguna 1974

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Posted by Maryl (Oklahoma - Zone 7a) on Sep 3, 2012 6:04 PM

Beautiful color. Opens quickly

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