Large Flowered Climbing Rose
Rosa 'Coral Dawn'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Coral Dawn
Hybridized by Boerner
Registered or introduced: 1952
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Class:

Modern Climber

Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

Spacing:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

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:

Medium pink (mp)

Bloom Shape:

Double

Flower Fragrance:

Very Fragrant

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Blooms repeatedly

Habit:

Trained to climb

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Other Details:

Shade-tolerant

Pruning Instructions:

Blooms on new wood; prune early to promote new growth

Avoid pruning

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

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Flowers are good for cutting

Flowers are fragrant

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Quitman, Arkansas

Beverly, Massachusetts

Swansea, Massachusetts

Warren, Michigan

Ridgway, Pennsylvania

, Virginia

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Apr 28, 2009, kylie79 from Quitman, AR wrote:

This climbing rose is a big beautiful rose in a perfect shade of pink. It smells soooo good! I would recommend this rose to anyone.

Positive

On Jun 17, 2003, mikamouse from Warren, MI wrote:

This rose is similar to "New Dawn" except it is a darker shade of pink (not pale) & it is much more fragrant.