Miniature Rose
Rosa 'Playgold'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Playgold
Additional cultivar information:(aka MORplaygold, Playgold)
Hybridized by Moore
Registered or introduced: 1997
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Class:

Miniature

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 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 and orange blend (ob)

Bloom Shape:

Semi-double

Flower Fragrance:

Slightly Fragrant

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Blooms repeatedly

Habit:

Bush

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Other Details:

Unknown - Tell us

Pruning Instructions:

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:

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:

Fairfield, California

Simi Valley, California

Saint Helena Island, South Carolina

Fabens, Texas

Linden, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:

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positive
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On May 29, 2011, suguy from Simi Valley, CA (Zone 9a) wrote:

This little rose is a standout.

The combination of its wide, single petals and the golds, oranges and blends of color make it shine like a beacon.



Neutral

On Jun 27, 2004, Paulwhwest from Irving (Dallas area), TX (Zone 8a) wrote:

Bred in United States. Won the Award of Excellence for Miniature Rose in 1998, and the Miniature (One Single-Petalled Bloom) award from the California Coastal Rose Society Rose Show in 2000.

Parentage:
Seed: Sequoia Gold
Pollen: Playboy