Floribunda Rose
Rosa 'Malicorne'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Malicorne
Additional cultivar information:(aka DELrocarm; Malicorne, The Grayson Rose)
Hybridized by Delbard
Registered or introduced: 2006
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Class:

Cluster-flowered (incl. Floribunda & Grandiflora)

Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

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

Double

Flower Fragrance:

Slightly Fragrant

Bloom Time:

Blooms repeatedly

Habit:

Shrub

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Other Details:

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Pruning Instructions:

Blooms on new wood; prune early to promote new growth

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

Propagation Methods:

From softwood cuttings

From semi-hardwood cuttings

From hardwood cuttings

By grafting

By budding

Regional

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

Fayetteville, Arkansas

Richmond, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Apr 25, 2010, vossner from Richmond, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

Named for the village where Georges Delbard was born and the Ppinires Delbard was founded. Proceeds from purchasing this rose will benefit the March of Dimes.