Rose (Rosa 'Pink Drift') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Pink Drift'
'MEIjocos'
'Pink Compact Meidiland'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: Flat
Petal count: Single: 1-7 petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Extra Bloom Info: Single to semi-double, In large clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Extra Color Info: Deep pink, with white center
Growth Habit: Very short, 1-2 feet, very bushy; true groundcover rose
Fragrance: None
Hybridizer & year: Jacques Mouchotte, before 2008
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: 1-2 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Pink and white
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
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM

photo credit: Robert Duval

Plant Events from our members
robertduval14 On June 15, 2018 Bloomed
robertduval14 On May 7, 2017 Transplanted
Planted in the backyard section behind the veggie garden in the location where peach tree once was.
robertduval14 On May 6, 2017 Obtained plant
Obtained from Perfect Plants. Raffle prize.
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