Rose (Rosa persica) in the Roses Database

Botanical names:
Rosa persica Accepted
Rosa berberifolia Synonym
Hulthemia berberifolia Synonym
Lowea berberifolia Synonym
Rosa simplicifolia Synonym
Hulthemia persica Synonym

Also sold as:
Barberry-Leaved Rose
Rosier a Feuilles d'Epine-Vinette

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: Other: Saucer-shaped
Petal count: Single: 1-7 petals
Rose bloom color: Yellow blend
Rebloom: None
Class: Other: Species, wild
Extra Color Info: Yellow, with red center
Growth Habit: Short, 10-18 inches, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Optimal growing zones: USDA zones 4-9

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: 18 inches
Plant Spread: 36 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Yellow and red
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Groundcover
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Rose with red anthers! by keithp2012 Feb 3, 2015 4:43 PM 25
Vintage gardens by dana Nov 17, 2010 3:50 PM 56

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