Rose (Rosa 'Old Homestead') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Mauve and mauve blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: None
Class: Other: Hybrid China; found rose
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: Unknown

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)
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Purple
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

Discussion Threads about this plant
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David Austin roses for hot Southern California by oakslesly Sep 11, 2019 12:54 PM 21
Lopsided Rose Bush? by AshleyD Dec 29, 2018 8:24 PM 6
Gloomy Tuesday by roseseek Aug 30, 2018 11:32 AM 33
Forum for Fleeing Houzz Members? by DDinSB Oct 3, 2019 6:39 PM 132
Which order to plant these roses in? by LolaTasmania Jul 5, 2018 5:57 PM 6
✺ June 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺ by Calif_Sue Jul 17, 2017 11:41 PM 335
What happens to this rose? by mcarmen Jun 5, 2018 11:11 PM 28
endangered roses by needrain Apr 19, 2016 3:42 PM 50
June 2014 photos and chat by zuzu Jun 29, 2014 7:07 PM 82
May already? Here's to a wonderful spring! by Skiekitty Jun 1, 2014 3:25 PM 142
March 2014, photos and chat by zuzu Apr 12, 2014 7:51 AM 99
Groundcover companion plants for roses by zuzu Jul 25, 2013 3:59 PM 37
Tree Rose Ideas by Steve812 Oct 12, 2012 3:47 PM 3
Garden Valley Open for Fall by Steve812 Sep 20, 2012 8:55 PM 16
Clouds are purdy by Skiekitty May 30, 2012 7:25 PM 13
Do you plant multiples of one rose? by CindiKS May 9, 2012 10:41 PM 19

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