Rose (Rosa 'Arctic Sunrise') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Arctic Sunrise'
'BARarcsun'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: Other: Pompon
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: White and white blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Miniature
Growth Habit: Very short, 1-2 feet, very bushy, arching canes, true groundcover rose
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: F. Barret, 1991
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: 4-5 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Groundcover
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

Comments:
Posted by zuzu (Northern California - Zone 9a) on Jan 21, 2012 6:28 PM

This miniature rose, with its widely arching canes, is perfect as a ground cover or in a hanging basket. The white blooms have more than 50 petals, so it's quite showy.

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