Rose (Rosa 'Tricolore') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Tricolore'
'Gallica Mexica Aurantia'
'Ruban Dore'
'Rose Tricolor'
'Rose Marguerite'
'Reine Marguerite'
'Rosa Tricolor'
'Mexicana Aurantiaca'
'Belle Alliance'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Rebloom: None
Class: Gallica
Extra Color Info: Pink, with purple mottling and white stripes
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Misc: Thornless or almost thornless
Hybridizer & year: Cornelis Stegerhoek, before 1817
Optimal growing zones: USDA zones 4-8

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: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Multi-Color: Pink, purple, and white
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip

Discussion Threads about this plant
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New home and new gardens! by Mike Nov 30, 2014 8:55 AM 69
Gallicas by melva Mar 16, 2010 2:07 PM 15

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