Rose (Rosa 'Magic Carrousel') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Magic Carrousel'
'MOORcar'
'MORrousel'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: White and white blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Some
Class: Miniature
Extra Color Info: White with red edges
Growth Habit: Short, 1-2 feet
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Ralph Moore, 1972
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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Plant Height: 1-2 feet
Plant Spread: 1-2 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: White and red
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early 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: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Little Darling x Westmont
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Location: La Crescenta, CADate: 2018-06-07
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Location: Rose Garden, Elizabeth Park, Hartford, Connecticut, USADate: 2018-06-16
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Location: Rose Garden, Elizabeth Park, Hartford, Connecticut, USADate: 2018-06-16
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Location: Chamblee's Nursery in Tyler, TXDate: 2012-04-25
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Location: gardenDate: springProfuse bloomer
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Whatever happened to miniature roses? by Sallymander Aug 12, 2019 12:45 AM 12
May Rose Parade for me! Yay! by Skiekitty May 29, 2012 10:23 AM 26
New blooms, first week of May 2012 by zuzu May 12, 2012 10:41 AM 29
New Roses for me for 2011! Yay! by Skiekitty Apr 16, 2011 8:24 PM 14

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