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Rosa 'Pink Pet'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Pink Pet
Additional cultivar information: (Earth Kind Rose; aka Caldwell Pink)
Hybridized by Lilley; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1928

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7 members have or want this plant for trade.


36-48 in. (90-120 cm)
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

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:

Flower Fragrance:
No fragrance

Bloom Time:
Blooms repeatedly


Patent Information:

Other Details:
Unknown - Tell us

Pruning Instructions:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From woody stem cuttings

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1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

Positive nel5397 On Oct 19, 2011, nel5397 from Groveland, FL wrote:

this rose holds up to the hottest weather and doesn' t get any leaf spot.


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

Queen Creek, Arizona
Groveland, Florida
Palmyra, Illinois
Baton Rouge, Louisiana (2 reports)
Summit, Mississippi
Columbia, South Carolina
Austin, Texas
Belton, Texas
Garland, Texas
Kurten, Texas
Needville, Texas
Ponder, Texas
Rowlett, Texas
San Antonio, Texas
Tomball, Texas

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