Floribunda Rose
Rosa 'Impatient'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Impatient
Additional cultivar information:(PP05122, aka JACdew)
Hybridized by Warriner
Registered or introduced: 1982
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Class:

Cluster-flowered (incl. Floribunda & Grandiflora)

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 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)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

Bloom Color:

Orange red (or)

Bloom Shape:

Double

Flower Fragrance:

Slightly Fragrant

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Blooms repeatedly

Habit:

Bush

Patent Information:

Patent expired

Other Details:

Resistant to black spot

Resistant to mildew

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

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Hot Springs, North Carolina

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Knoxville, Tennessee

Richmond, Texas

Beaverdam, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:

3
positives
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Mar 31, 2011, vossner from Richmond, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

Love this rose, does not act like a diva but sure looks like one. Orange color is positively electric.

Positive

On Jan 26, 2011, parklnursery from Beaverdam, VA wrote:

'Impatient' has been growing in my garden since 1986 and has not required any attention at all. It flowers until late November and has never shown any leaf spot disease or mildew problems. I give this rose 10 points on a 10 point scale.

Neutral

On Nov 7, 2006, Redkarnelian from Newmarket, ON (Zone 5a) wrote:

Bred by Warriner.

Positive

On Jun 8, 2005, LordDeWolf from Hot Springs, NC wrote:

thriving with new growth after a spectacular blooming session. im really impressed with it.