Rose (Rosa 'Campfire') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'First Editions Campfire Rose'

Trade name information:
Series: Canadian Artists
Cultivar name: 'Campfire'
Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Yellow blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Extra Color Info: Yellow, with cherry-red edges
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet, bushy
Fragrance: None
Hybridizer & year: Larry Dyck, 2003
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 2 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 2 -45.6 °C (-50 °F) to -42.8 °C (-45°F)
Plant Height: 2-3 feet
Plant Spread: 2-4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Yellow and red
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: My Hero x Frontenac


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Location: Whetstone Park of Roses, Columbus OHDate: 2016-05-29
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Location: Nova ScotiaDate: 2017-09-06Rose (Rosa 'Campfire') 2017
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Date: 2018-09-11
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Date: 2008-01-01Color is not good in this photo. Wanted to show how much she bloo
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Date: 2008-01-01
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Date: 2018-06-20
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Posted by RIrose (East Providence Rhode Island - Zone 6b) on Jan 6, 2017 4:54 PM

Campfire is a great rose. Its blooms change color as they mature, which creates a harlequin effect on the bush. I've had it for 2 years and in its 2nd season it has a spreading habit, but doesn't get too tall. It is winter hardy to Zone 2-3 and disease resistant. A great rose.

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