PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Good as Gold')

Alternative cultivar names:
'Good as Gold'
'WEKgobafa'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange and orange blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Extra Color Info: Orange and yellow, with touches of red
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 3-6 feet, upright
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: Tom Carruth, before 2013

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: 3-6 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Orange and yellow
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: Golden Beauty x About Face

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Location: Butchart Gardens, Victoria, BC, CanadaDate: 2020-07-12
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-31With a tiny pollinator.
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-08-02
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-31
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-07-19
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Date: 2015-05-15
By Paul2032
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Date: 2018-05-29
By Eric_C
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Date: 2019
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Date: 2014-05-29
By Paul2032
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Date: 2015-05-15
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Photo courtesy of Tasman Bay Roses
By Calif_Sue
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Date: 2014-05-29
By Paul2032
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Location: Hershey Gardens, Hershey, PA 17033Date: 2016-06-26Wonderful lemon fragrance
By csandt
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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I Hate Black Spot! by GardensJohn Oct 6, 2021 5:01 PM 16
Sorry another leaf question by GoldBeardThePirate Aug 13, 2021 8:58 PM 5
June 2021 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 29, 2021 2:41 PM 213
David Austin Rose very delayed, worried it will be too late to plant bare root by GardenDreaming Jun 4, 2021 8:25 AM 21
February 2021 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Feb 28, 2021 6:31 PM 100
January 2021 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 13, 2021 12:03 PM 163
Which roses have you ordered so far for next season (2021)? by zuzu Jul 29, 2021 3:15 PM 370
Rose Purchasing by Dciau1 Nov 30, 2020 7:09 PM 7
November 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 1, 2020 9:15 AM 126
Some roses and garden blooms by seilMI Sep 10, 2020 2:16 PM 2
September 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 1, 2020 11:03 AM 145
Rose suggestion by Jack01 Aug 22, 2020 7:37 AM 14
Roses (David Austin and others) by KraftyNutkin Aug 16, 2020 9:12 PM 8
My mid-summer order from Heirloom Roses by Mike Sep 11, 2020 8:22 PM 17
Rose bushes keep dying when planted in the same location. by Lyndaglenn7 Sep 16, 2020 10:30 AM 12
Mulch and diseases ? by BrendanCS Jul 2, 2020 5:00 AM 16
Cuttings need help by legosnell Jul 13, 2020 2:57 PM 11
Rose bud is bored through... by SoulReaver009 May 28, 2020 12:58 AM 24
Please help me do the impossible! by Gracierocket Jul 11, 2020 2:01 AM 15
May 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 15, 2020 10:34 PM 159

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