Rose (Rosa 'Etna') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Etna'
'L'Etna'
'Lancel'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Red blend
Rebloom: None
Class: Moss
Extra Color Info: Cherry red with purple shading
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 4-5 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Jean-Pierre Vibert, 1845
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 5 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: 4-5 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Red and purple
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Help my roses, Insects, fungal or both? by Leeann79 Sep 15, 2019 6:05 AM 16
Garden photos... by jim1961 Dec 27, 2019 11:19 AM 171
My new garden in San Francisco by oliversf Jun 13, 2019 10:43 AM 28
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
January 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 31, 2019 12:31 AM 142
Growing roses in pots by RosesnTx Aug 29, 2018 6:11 PM 49
✺ June 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺ by Calif_Sue Jul 17, 2017 11:41 PM 335
November 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 1, 2016 9:04 AM 148
March photos and chat by CindiKS Mar 31, 2012 3:34 PM 161
Photos and chat, February 2012 by zuzu Feb 29, 2012 5:43 PM 97
What roses would you NOT recommend by Andi May 20, 2011 1:50 PM 60

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