Rose (Rosa 'Fire Princess') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Orange red
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Miniature
Growth Habit: Very short, 18 inches tall
Hybridizer & year: Ralph S. Moore, 1969

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: 18 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Orange
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Thorned
Parentage: Baccara x Eleanor

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Location: La Crescenta, CADate: 2017-07-01
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Location: La Crescenta, CADate: 2017-06-30
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Location: La Crescenta, CADate: 2017-07-01
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Location: La Crescenta, CADate: 2017-07-02This little rose is so very orange!
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Rose vigor by Steve812 Aug 22, 2017 9:21 PM 65
✺✺ May 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺✺ by Calif_Sue Jun 1, 2017 5:40 AM 412
September 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 3, 2016 9:18 AM 188
A Virtual Visit to the Tampa Rose Society Show by mellielong May 12, 2015 6:37 PM 12
1 Last Vintage Gardens sale by Skiekitty Aug 25, 2013 7:01 PM 6
June Parade of Roses in Colorado (finally!!) by Skiekitty Jul 10, 2013 11:15 PM 20
What a difference a camera makes! by Skiekitty Oct 2, 2012 1:24 PM 22
Vintage Garden's "One of a Kind" Sale by Steve812 Aug 14, 2017 4:11 PM 18
May Rose Parade for me! Yay! by Skiekitty May 29, 2012 10:23 AM 26
Sale at Vintage Gardens by Skiekitty Aug 24, 2011 12:37 PM 3
Fried July - Any blooms are welcome blooms! by Skiekitty Jul 12, 2011 8:37 AM 5
Rose Show by mnorberry Jun 23, 2011 12:18 PM 6
EuroDesert - Spotlighting on Polyanthas Plus an availability List! by Skiekitty May 20, 2011 9:28 AM 0

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