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Shrub Rose 'DayDream'


Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: DayDream
Additional cultivar information:(PP15736, aka BAIeam, DayDream)
Hybridized by Lim
Registered or introduced: 2004
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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:

Unknown - Tell us

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


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

San Jose, California

San Leandro, California

Alton, Illinois

Lisle, Illinois

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Bronx, New York

Brooklyn, New York

Portland, Oregon

Providence, Rhode Island

Corpus Christi, Texas

Lufkin, Texas

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Gardeners' Notes:


On Mar 22, 2015, coriaceous from ROSLINDALE, MA wrote:

Flowers are small (1"), single, strong pink/magenta/fuchsia, produced in large clusters.

There are several shrubs in the rose garden in Roger Williams Park, Providence, RI that are about 3' tall and wide, vigorous and healthy. They get some summer defoliation due to black spot but still get several flushes of bloom over the season. We do not spray.


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 !!!!


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

2005 AARS (All-American Rose Selection) winner.