PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa moyesii 'Geranium')

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: Other: Lightly cupped
Petal count: Single: 1-7 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium red
Extra Bloom Info: Large flask-shaped, bright red hips
Rebloom: None
Class: Other: Hybrid moyesii
Growth Habit: Tall, 6-8 feet, with arching canes
Fragrance: Mild
Misc: Shade tolerant
Thornless or almost thornless
Hybridizer & year: Unknown, before 1938
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 3 and warmer

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
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: 6-8 feet
Plant Spread: 5-8 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Red
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM
Parentage: Seedling of: Rosa moyesii

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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insects are rampant in my balcony by Tq0bv95 Dec 16, 2020 11:37 AM 6
New Inventory from High Country Roses by LindsayG Dec 15, 2020 5:58 AM 5
December 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 1, 2021 3:56 PM 125
If you couldn't grow roses...? by LolaTasmania Nov 20, 2020 4:36 AM 48
My Autumn Order from Brent & Becky's Bulbs by Mike Oct 13, 2020 7:40 PM 32
Help in Identifying this Rose by ranflyer May 29, 2020 7:08 AM 6
May 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 15, 2020 10:34 PM 159
February 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 13, 2020 3:35 PM 199
November 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 13, 2019 1:00 AM 164
Which roses have you ordered for next season (2020)? by zuzu Jun 20, 2020 11:10 AM 215
October 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Nov 1, 2019 3:14 PM 269
The Colour Red. by LolaTasmania Aug 8, 2019 7:25 AM 21
Garden photos... by jim1961 Mar 5, 2020 2:06 AM 192
Hoping to find a red climber by krun422 May 23, 2020 4:18 PM 30
Canadian_Rose... How are you??? by jim1961 Jul 23, 2019 11:57 AM 18
Box store bagged roses. by RpR Jun 4, 2019 5:33 PM 40
What can I plant with my roses? by julieseward1 May 14, 2019 12:32 PM 4
Is this a carpet rose bloom?? by PineapplePeg May 10, 2019 9:31 AM 11
May 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 7, 2019 8:21 PM 468
Taking overwintered roses back outside? by ac91z6 Mar 17, 2019 9:49 PM 20

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