Rose (Rosa 'Raindrops') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Raindrops'
'SAVarain'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Miniature
Extra Color Info: Pink and mauve blend
Growth Habit: Short, 1-2 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Saville, 1989
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 5 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: 1-2 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
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

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Flu, Thanksgiving...and rain, and kitties by Rose_Guy1127 Dec 5, 2018 8:21 AM 9
November 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 8, 2018 2:10 AM 285
October 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Nov 4, 2018 10:57 PM 185
January 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Feb 8, 2018 8:51 AM 137
New books about roses by csandt Nov 27, 2016 10:27 PM 8
June 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 19, 2016 9:30 PM 266
Need companion rose ideas by pepper23 Sep 12, 2017 6:31 AM 14
November 2015, photos and chat by CindiKS Dec 5, 2015 5:24 AM 76
Kashmir by Ping Lim by CindiKS Apr 9, 2014 9:20 AM 16
Roses on a rainy fall day...... by Paul2032 Oct 26, 2012 8:48 AM 19
My new hybrid tea: Sunny Daze by Joannabanana Jun 26, 2012 8:42 AM 3
Rain Now by Steve812 May 13, 2012 11:38 PM 100
Anyone want to send me some rain? by Skiekitty Jul 14, 2011 5:27 PM 106
ARS National Spring Rose Convention by Mike Mar 4, 2011 3:45 PM 16

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