Hybrid Tea Rose
Rosa 'Camara'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Camara
Additional cultivar information:(PP4332, aka DELcama, Camara)
Hybridized by Delbard
Registered or introduced: 1977
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Class:

Hybrid Tea

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

36-48 in. (90-120 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)

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

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

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Bloom Color:

Orange red (or)

Bloom Shape:

Double

Tea shaped

Flower Fragrance:

Slightly Fragrant

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Blooms repeatedly

Habit:

Shrub

Patent Information:

Patent expired

Other Details:

Susceptible to mildew

Stems are moderately thorny

Pruning Instructions:

Blooms on new wood; prune early to promote new growth

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From herbaceous stem cuttings

From woody stem cuttings

From softwood cuttings

From semi-hardwood cuttings

From hardwood cuttings

By grafting

By budding

By simple layering

By air layering

By tip layering

Regional

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

San Clemente, California

San Jose, California

Chiefland, Florida

Decatur, Mississippi

North Augusta, South Carolina

Knoxville, Tennessee

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Jun 8, 2004, Paulwhwest from Irving (Dallas area), TX (Zone 8a) wrote:

Bred in France. Won the Court of Show Honor from the Kern County Rose Society in 2000, the King of Show award three times in 1999-2000, and the Perpetual Trophy award from the California Coastal Rose Society Rose Show in 2000.

Parentage:
Seed: (Chic Parisien x Tropicana) x (Gloire de Rome x Impeccable)
Pollen: Tropicana x Samourai