Rose (Rosa moyesii 'Geranium') in the Roses Database

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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November 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 13, 2019 1:00 AM 164
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 Dec 27, 2019 11:19 AM 171
Hoping to find a red climber by krun422 Jul 30, 2019 11:15 AM 16
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
August 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Sep 4, 2018 11:53 PM 128
A separate Forum for antique roses? by gar99010 Jul 12, 2018 8:15 PM 71
May 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 30, 2018 10:44 PM 66
Annual vines with climbing roses by lovesblooms Feb 13, 2017 10:43 AM 9
I need your advice (on a trivial matter) by chirchi Jan 26, 2017 7:35 AM 2
December 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 31, 2016 6:16 AM 171
November 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 1, 2016 9:04 AM 148
June 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 19, 2016 9:30 PM 266
May 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 2, 2016 9:47 AM 366

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