Rose (Rosa 'William Allen Richardson') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'William Allen Richardson'
'W.A. Richardson'
'Altaville Saffron Noisette'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Yellow blend
Extra Bloom Info: Medium to large, in clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Noisette
Extra Color Info: Yellow blend, orange shading
Growth Habit: Climbing habit, up to 12 feet
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: Marie aka Veuve Ducher, 1878
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 7 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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7b -15 °C (5 °F) to -12.2 °C (10 °F)
Plant Height: 12 feet
Plant Spread: 5-7 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Seedling of: Reve d'Or x seedling of: Reve d'Or
Child plants: 3 child plants

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