Rose (Rosa 'Dickson's Red') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Dickson's Red'
'Dr. F.G. Chandler'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Dark red
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Extra Color Info: Cherry-red
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet, upright
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: Alexander Dickson III, 1938
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 6 and warmer
Awards: AARS: 1940

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: 2-3 feet
Plant Spread: 1-2 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Red
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: (Richmond x seedling) x Seedling
Child plants: one child plant

Discussion Threads about this plant
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July 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 2, 2019 12:08 AM 307
May 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 7, 2019 8:21 PM 468
🌹SEPTEMBER 2017 Bloom and Chat 🌹 by IrisLilli Oct 2, 2017 8:45 AM 153
Rose vigor by Steve812 Aug 22, 2017 9:21 PM 65
March Rose Blooms in 2014 by zuzu Apr 12, 2014 7:42 AM 13
Any idea of what this rose could be? by Cem9165 Feb 2, 2014 7:25 PM 60
Which roses do you have that hold up well in summer heat and humidity ? by Calsurf73 Jul 16, 2013 4:22 PM 58
stephs garden by stephgem Jun 1, 2010 11:34 PM 91
New EMail from EuroDesert by Skiekitty Jun 9, 2011 6:57 PM 4

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