Shrub Rose
Rosa 'After Dark'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: After Dark
Additional cultivar information:(aka PONark)
Hybridized by Ponton
Registered or introduced: 2005
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Class:

Shrub

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Bloom Color:

Dark red (dr)

Bloom Shape:

Semi-double

Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Slightly Fragrant

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Habit:

Shrub

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Other Details:

Unknown - Tell us

Pruning Instructions:

Blooms on new wood; prune early to promote new growth

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Neutral

On Jun 22, 2012, saya from Heerlen
Netherlands (Zone 8b) wrote:

Occasional repeat flowering later in the season. Has wine colored canes.

Neutral

On Mar 26, 2007, berrygirl from Braselton, GA (Zone 7b) wrote:

Parentage: Lilian Austin San Gabriel