Rose (Rosa 'Torch of Liberty') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Torch of Liberty'
'MORtorch'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size:Small: under 2"
Bloom shape:High-centered
Petal count:full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color:Orange and orange blend
Rebloom:Good
Class:Miniature
Growth Habit:Very short, 1-2 feet, bushy
Fragrance:Mild
Hybridizer & year:Ralph S. Moore, 1986
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)
Plant Height:1-2 feet
Plant Spread:1-2 feet
Leaves:Deciduous
Flowers:Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color:Orange
Bloom Size:1"-2"
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:Orangeade x Golden Angel

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