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PlantFiles: Large Flowered Climbing Rose
Rosa 'Jacob's Robe'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Jacob's Robe
Additional cultivar information: (aka WEKausboy)
Hybridized by Carruth; Year of Registration or Introduction: 2008

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Modern Climber

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

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Bloom Color:
Light yellow (ly)
Apricot and apricot blend (ab)
Medium pink (mp)
Red blend (rb)

Bloom Shape:

Flower Fragrance:
Slightly Fragrant

Bloom Time:
Blooms repeatedly

Trained to climb

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Other Details:
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Pruning Instructions:
Blooms on new wood; prune early to promote new growth

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Propagation Methods:
From softwood cuttings
From semi-hardwood cuttings
By grafting

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Gardeners' Notes:

Neutral Calif_Sue On May 29, 2008, Calif_Sue from Northern California
United States (Zone 9a) wrote:

Large-Flowered Climber - Multi-color Yellow & Peach Blushing Pinky Red

* Height / Habit: Long canes of 10 to 12 feet
* Bloom / Size: Large, double
* Petal Count: 20 to 25
* Fragrance: Moderate spice
* Parentage: Autumn Sunset x Playboy
* Hybridizer: Carruth - 2008
* Comments: Free-flowering. Blooms on new & old wood


This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Rogers, Arkansas
San Jose, California
Denver, Colorado
Wichita, Kansas
Saint Paul, Minnesota

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