Rose (Rosa 'Bronze Star') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Bronze Star'
'WEZaprt'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Apricot and apricot blend
Extra Bloom Info: Scalloped petals
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Extra Color Info: Bronze, copper, and apricot
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 4-5 feet, upright
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: O.L. Weeks, 2000
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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Plant Height: 4-5 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Other: Apricot blend
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Unnamed seedling x Just Joey

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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2011-10-29
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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May 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 7, 2019 8:21 PM 468
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
September 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Sep 30, 2018 11:52 PM 92
April 2017-Photos & Chat by Calif_Sue May 1, 2017 8:24 AM 198
My Roses in Burning Heat: by kbw664 Oct 22, 2016 5:12 PM 30
June 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 19, 2016 9:30 PM 266
March 2016, Photos and Chat by zuzu Apr 2, 2016 8:42 AM 251
2nd (and probably final) flush of roses in my CO garden this year by Skiekitty Sep 11, 2014 6:45 PM 26
March 2014, photos and chat by zuzu Apr 12, 2014 7:51 AM 99
Vintage Garden's "One of a Kind" Sale by Steve812 Aug 14, 2017 4:11 PM 18
New blooms, first week of May 2012 by zuzu May 12, 2012 10:41 AM 29
May photos and chat by zuzu May 31, 2012 1:12 PM 212
Tradescant by Hemophobic May 23, 2012 9:09 PM 39
Teasing until it hurts. by Skiekitty Apr 14, 2011 10:32 AM 6

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