PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Red Mary Rose')

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium red
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 4-5 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: Discovered by David Austin, 1987
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: 4-5 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 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: Sport of: Mary Rose

Discussion Threads about this plant
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April 2021 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Apr 30, 2021 6:54 PM 142
2021 Test Garden by IslandGarden Apr 29, 2021 12:47 PM 27
Borers by reh0622 Feb 26, 2021 7:59 PM 3
Alfalfa Pellets by reh0622 Feb 16, 2021 5:39 PM 24
February 2021 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Feb 28, 2021 6:31 PM 100
Least thorny orangey roses by reh0622 Jan 2, 2021 10:23 PM 6
Which roses have you ordered so far for next season (2021)? by zuzu May 5, 2021 3:37 PM 302
December 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 1, 2021 3:56 PM 125
November 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 1, 2020 9:15 AM 126
Au revoir Season 2020 by seilMI Nov 28, 2020 5:07 PM 39
Epsom Salts by reh0622 Oct 16, 2020 5:10 AM 9
If you couldn't grow roses...? by LolaTasmania Nov 20, 2020 4:36 AM 48
Bare Root vs Grafted David Austins by Sandsock Jan 5, 2021 12:29 PM 27
I can't get rid of blackspot on my roses. I have used the BioAdvanced 3-in-1... by RagdollThera Sep 21, 2020 11:33 AM 25
Roses (David Austin and others) by KraftyNutkin Aug 16, 2020 9:12 PM 8
Rose bushes keep dying when planted in the same location. by Lyndaglenn7 Sep 16, 2020 10:30 AM 12
Zone 9 Ventura County, CA and heat by oakslesly Aug 21, 2020 5:01 PM 9
Help ID mislabeled rose by SusaninSB Jul 13, 2020 11:53 PM 7
June 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 30, 2020 1:12 PM 143
Looking for HT varieties for no-spray gardening. by MikeInBatonRouge Apr 1, 2021 3:57 PM 84

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