'Dakota's Song' rose Description
Photo courtesy of R. Sauder, A Rideau Valley Rose Garden
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Apricot or apricot blend Shrub.Registration name: DaksongExhibition name:
Apricot, pink shading, yellow highlights. Mild fragrance. Average diameter 3". Medium, very double, in small clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, bushy, mounded, upright. Medium, semi-glossy, medium green foliage.
Height of 3' to 6' (90 to 185 cm). Width of up to 2' (up to 60 cm).
USDA zone 4b and warmer. Can be used for cut flower, garden or landscape. Very hardy. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. Spring Pruning: Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood and cut back canes that cross. In warmer climates, cut back the remaining canes by about one-third. In colder areas, you'll probably find you'll have to prune a little more than that.