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Found Rose, Grandiflora, Hybrid Tea Rose
Rosa 'Nacogdoches Rose'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Nacogdoches Rose
Additional cultivar information:(aka Grandma's Yellow)
Hybridized by Unknown
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Class:

Cluster-flowered (incl. Floribunda & Grandiflora)

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

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:

Light yellow (ly)

Medium yellow (my)

Yellow blend (yb)

Bloom Shape:

Double

Flower Fragrance:

Slightly Fragrant

Bloom Time:

Mid Spring

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Mid Fall

Habit:

Shrub

Bush

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Other Details:

Resistant to black spot

Resistant to mildew

Resistant to rust

Stems are moderately thorny

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)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Propagation Methods:

From herbaceous stem cuttings

From woody stem cuttings

From softwood cuttings

From semi-hardwood cuttings

By budding

Regional

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

Austin, Texas

Joshua, Texas

Leander, Texas

Nacogdoches, Texas

San Antonio, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

2
positives
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Aug 14, 2012, shopshops from Joshua, TX wrote:

A definite must have in a north Texas garden. To the locals that can mean anything from -2 to 105 degrees Farenheit. Mine has only been in my garden since March 2012. Bought her from the Antique Rose emporium (online). She arrived in great condition and I got my first flush of blooms in May 2012. She started buttery yellow and became a deep, sunny yellow before the blooms died. These blooms lasted on the bush for almost three weeks. I was amazed. However, we did have a milder than usual Spring this year. She is beautiful and looks just like some of the pictures posted on this site. Not a pastel at all .Plant Julia Child if pastel is your thing.
I placed mine next to a dwarf purple crepe myrtle and the contrast was great. Some of her leaves are turning brassy (Early August 2012) so ... read more

Positive

On Apr 10, 2011, beccas_garden from Nacogdoches, TX wrote:

I love this rose. I purchased this Nacogdoches rose at the now closed Naconiche Nursery in Nacogdoches. It has proven to be extremely hardy - surviving ice, snow, and temperatures ranging from 15 to 103 degrees with no special care. It survived 6 months in a pot while between moves. We have it planted in a mostly sunny site with afternoon shade and it seems to like it. The photos show it at about two years old.

Neutral

On Oct 17, 2010, victorengel from Austin, TX wrote:

Information about this cultivar is available on the web at http://aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/newsletters/hortupdate/20...