Rose (Rosa 'Red Coat') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Red Coat'
'AUScoat'
'Redcoat'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Flat
Petal count: semi-double: 8-15 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium red
Extra Bloom Info: Single to semi-double, in clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Tall, 5-6 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 1973
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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Plant Height: 5-6 feet
Plant Spread: 4-5 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: Seedling x Golden Showers
Child plants: 2 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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November 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 13, 2019 1:00 AM 164
October 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Nov 1, 2019 3:14 PM 269
August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2019 10:08 PM 261
Hoping to find a red climber by krun422 Jul 30, 2019 11:15 AM 16
July 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 2, 2019 12:08 AM 307
Heirloom Old Miniature Roses by NickyNick Jul 7, 2019 9:21 PM 61
June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
Best way to anchor a climbing rose by julieseward1 May 6, 2019 12:42 PM 9
compost in pots by Canadian_Rose Apr 27, 2019 12:47 PM 16
My favorite pruners by Mike Apr 15, 2019 9:22 AM 24
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
February 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 1, 2019 1:03 AM 139
January 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 31, 2019 12:31 AM 142
Let's see your garden helpers! by Mike Sep 7, 2018 3:25 PM 55
Testing a few pics from from the last week or so... by Beth_NorCal Jun 22, 2018 3:53 PM 12
Pale New growth- new planting this year by Shelbyndunn11 Jun 13, 2018 11:03 AM 3
How much is that doggie in the garden? by Steve812 Apr 14, 2018 11:03 AM 23
March 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Apr 3, 2018 3:02 PM 102
Joseph's Coat Seeds by bloominholes2fill Oct 29, 2017 6:22 AM 25
Spraying soap solution by Tkhan May 5, 2018 9:34 AM 14

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