Rose (Rosa 'Caterpillar') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Caterpillar'
'POUlcat'
'Charming Bells'
'Kiki Rose'
'Pink Drift'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Petal count: semi-double: 8-15 petals
Rose bloom color: Light pink
Extra Bloom Info: Semi-double to double, in clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Miniature
Extra Color Info: Light pink
Growth Habit: Short, 1-2 feet, very bushy, suitable for use as ground cover
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Olesen, 1984

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: 5-10 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Groundcover
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Temple Bells x unnamed seedling
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Rose Leaves Getting Eaten? by normangarden Aug 22, 2019 7:59 PM 4
Best 5 roses this year by Canadian_Rose Aug 12, 2019 12:45 PM 42
I need help by Mustbnuts Aug 11, 2019 6:02 AM 42
Garden photos... by jim1961 Aug 24, 2019 7:24 AM 60
Knock Out Rose troubles by klbrooks5 Jun 26, 2019 5:57 AM 7
Closed rose buds are being partially eaten. But by what? by Zack Jun 19, 2019 7:28 PM 3
Our Roses by Weluvroses Aug 20, 2019 2:09 AM 185
My Rose leaves have holes recently, no more blooms by leisureman Jun 4, 2019 7:40 PM 6
Possible Rose Threat??? by Moondog May 27, 2019 7:56 AM 4
What is eating the leaves by julieseward1 May 17, 2019 1:18 PM 5
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
This is war by GrowNRepeat May 12, 2019 4:44 PM 51
March 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Apr 2, 2019 6:40 PM 131
January 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 31, 2019 12:31 AM 142
The not so fun part of rose gardening by Rose_Guy1127 Aug 29, 2018 9:45 PM 19
A new discovery by Rose_Guy1127 Aug 14, 2018 8:28 PM 15
Sevillana Rose Care With the Intention of Growing a Rose Hedge/Wall by ErinGerg Jun 4, 2018 7:20 AM 1
Is this RRD? :( by KaySidhu Jun 6, 2018 10:30 AM 21
Rose Slug Sawfly Revisited by fwmosher Feb 6, 2018 10:33 PM 15
Help with roses before winterizing by Michelezie Oct 8, 2017 10:46 AM 3

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