Rose (Rosa 'Child's Play') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Child's Play'
'SAVachild'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: White and white blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Miniature
Extra Color Info: White blend, with pink shading and pink edges
Growth Habit: Short, 1-2 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: F. Harmon Saville, before 1991
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 4 and warmer
Awards: AARS: 1993

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: 1-2 feet
Plant Spread: 1-2 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: White and pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
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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Our Roses by Weluvroses Oct 5, 2019 11:11 AM 196
January 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 31, 2019 12:31 AM 142
rejoice!! rosalia cometh! by jerijen May 19, 2019 9:11 PM 13
November 2017 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Nov 30, 2017 7:35 PM 80
Rose vigor by Steve812 Aug 22, 2017 9:21 PM 65
✺ June 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺ by Calif_Sue Jul 17, 2017 11:41 PM 335
Blackspot resistant rose by Halcyon Mar 25, 2018 8:07 AM 47
December 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 31, 2016 6:16 AM 171
August 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Sep 13, 2016 9:18 AM 181
Ludwig's is now in Phoenix by zuzu Apr 24, 2017 8:40 AM 90
2nd (and probably final) flush of roses in my CO garden this year by Skiekitty Sep 11, 2014 6:45 PM 26
June 2014 photos and chat by zuzu Jun 29, 2014 7:07 PM 82
Rose Week, February 2014 by zuzu Feb 8, 2014 12:25 PM 207
1 Last Vintage Gardens sale by Skiekitty Aug 25, 2013 7:01 PM 6
Suggestions for newbie ? by Bonehead Aug 16, 2013 8:16 AM 12
Get ready to place your Palatine orders by zuzu Oct 3, 2012 10:23 PM 36
Drought Tolerant Roses by Steve812 Aug 27, 2012 10:35 AM 15
August Chat & Stuff by Skiekitty Sep 8, 2012 1:51 PM 50
Do you plant multiples of one rose? by CindiKS May 9, 2012 10:41 PM 19
Rain Now by Steve812 May 13, 2012 11:38 PM 100

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