'Black Magic' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Patricia Routley
Dark red Miniature.Registration name: SOCredExhibition name:
Dark red. None / no fragrance. Small, double (17-25 petals), borne mostly solitary, cluster-flowered, in small clusters, exhibition bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, armed with thorns / prickles, upright. Medium, glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 16" to 20" (40 to 50 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower, exhibition or garden. Disease susceptibility: disease resistant. 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.