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PlantFiles: Shrub Rose
Rosa 'DayDream'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: DayDream
Additional cultivar information: (PP15736, ka DayDream, BAIeam)
Hybridized by Lim; Year of Registration or Introduction: 2005

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18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)
USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)
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)

Bloom Color:
Medium pink (mp)

Bloom Shape:

Flower Fragrance:
Slightly Fragrant

Bloom Time:
Blooms repeatedly


Patent Information:

Other Details:
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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

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1 positive
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

Positive 759lady04 On Apr 19, 2009, 759lady04 from Lufkin, TX wrote:

This rose has been very a very healthy and strong grower here in my garden. I live in East Texas zone 8B. My only complain is that I planted this rose on the front edge of my flower bed since it was supposed to be a small (24' or less) and it has grown well past that size at over 3 feet tall and 4-5 foot wide. I have tried trimming it back and that just makes it grow thicker and happier. Granted, I am not complaining about Daydream's health or vigor and it's delicate pink flowers are reliable and lovely. This is a great rose to plant. Just be aware that it may grow larger than you think !!!!

Neutral mystic On Feb 9, 2007, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

2005 AARS (All-American Rose Selection) winner.


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

San Leandro, California
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Corpus Christi, Texas
Lufkin, Texas

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