Golden Eye (Rosa BAIeye 'Golden Eye')-Hort Answers - University of Illinois Extension
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Golden Eye
Rosa BAIeye 'Golden Eye'

Compact shrub rose with deep green foliage. Orange-red single flowers with yellow eye 2 inches wide (petal count 7-10). Flowers held in large clusters above foliage throughout the summer.  
Full sun well-drained soil. Prune by the renewal method removing about one-third of the oldest canes to the soil line in the spring as needed to keep the shrub open and new canes in production. Prune the stem back to a branch angle (a process called heading back) as needed to reduce width and height. 
Mature Height
2-3 Feet (Width 3 feet)
USDA Hardiness Zone
4 - 9 
Bloom Color
Bloom Season
May - September
Soil Conditions
Moist, Well-Drained
Exposure/Light Requirements
Full Sun
Pests and Problems

Environmental Damage

Insect Damage

Additional pests and problems that may affect this plant:

Extreme resistance to black spot and mildew. Watch for Japanese beetle, aphids, cane borer and rose midge.
Additional Notes
Useful in beds, borders and containers.


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Home, Yard & Garden Pest Guide
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