Rose (Rosa 'Flamingo') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Flamingo'
'KORflug'
'Margaret Thatcher'
'Porcelain'
'Veronica'
'Veronika'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Extra Color Info: Light pink, with yellow undertones
Growth Habit: Tall, 5-6 feet, upright
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Reimer Kordes, 1979
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: 5-6 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Seedling x Lady Like
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2011-10-15
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2012-05-14
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Seedfork On February 1, 2016 Obtained plant
Purchased from Lowe's at 90 % off sale
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Our Roses by Weluvroses Aug 20, 2019 2:09 AM 185
June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
OK, should I get any of these for my yard? by Mustbnuts Feb 15, 2019 4:47 AM 25
January 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 31, 2019 12:31 AM 142
November 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 8, 2018 2:10 AM 285
OK finally some roses from my heat filled garden by Mustbnuts Oct 11, 2018 3:40 AM 10
What have you ordered so far for next season? by zuzu Mar 18, 2019 1:21 PM 222
Favorite roses at this time by Canadian_Rose Aug 27, 2018 6:58 PM 41
Show your rose photos by Canadian_Rose Oct 1, 2018 10:21 AM 86
Heat and drought survivors. by LolaTasmania Aug 4, 2018 11:56 AM 5
Seeking suggestions by Rose_Guy1127 Jul 11, 2018 5:47 AM 34
July 2018 -- photos and chat by zuzu Aug 5, 2018 5:11 PM 170
My garden this weekend by Mustbnuts Jun 21, 2018 2:58 PM 23
Anyone know this variegated pink and white fragrant climber ? by terigreaves Jun 16, 2018 10:46 PM 6
✺ June 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺ by Calif_Sue Jul 17, 2017 11:41 PM 335
April 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 2, 2016 7:36 PM 185
January 2016 -- Photos and chat by zuzu Feb 13, 2016 9:42 AM 158
October 2015, Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 30, 2015 3:33 PM 96
Burlington Nursery by RoseBlush1 May 5, 2015 7:44 AM 14

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