Rose (Rosa 'Apogee') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Apogee'
'DELbaf'

Also sold as:
Apogée

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size:Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape:Cupped
Petal count:full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color:Orange and orange blend
Rebloom:Good
Class:Hybrid tea
Extra Color Info:Orange blend
Fragrance:Mild
Hybridizer & year:Delbard-Chabert, 1966
Optimal growing zones:USDA zone 6 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 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Leaves:Deciduous
Flowers:Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color:Orange
Flower Time:Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses:Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant:Bees
Propagation: Other methods:Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous:Thorned
Parentage:(Queen Elizabeth x Provence) x (seedling of: Sultane x Madame Joseph Perraud)

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