Rose (Rosa 'Roller Coaster') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Roller Coaster'
'MACminmo'
'Minnie Mouse'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: Other: Lightly cupped
Petal count: semi-double: 8-15 petals
Rose bloom color: Red blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Miniature
Extra Color Info: Red blend, striped
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Samuel Darragh McGredy IV, 1987

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)
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Red and white
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
Parentage: (Anytime x Eyepaint) x Stars 'n' Stripes
Child plants: 7 child plants

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Date: 2005-05-29
By Danty
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Posted by Danty (Simi Valley, Calif. - Zone 8b) on Nov 10, 2012 1:10 AM

A free spirited rose that sends out great, arching canes studded with the most flamboyant striped and streaked blooms.

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