• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Partial Sun
    Partial to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Average Landscape Size
    Fast growing to 2 to 3 ft. tall, spreads 6 to 8 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Key Feature
    Tolerates Poor Soils
    Blooms:
    Flowering Time
    Inconspicuous
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:roos a-roh-MAT-ik-a
    Plant type:Shrub
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Sunset climate zones:1 - 3, 10
    Growth habit:Spreading
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Fast growing to 2 to 3 ft. tall, spreads 6 to 8 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Inconspicuous
    Flower color:Yellow
    Flower attributesFragrant
    Design IdeasA beautiful spreading bank cover that can take poor, dry soil. Also a fine plant to include in the border with perennials and taller shrubs.
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. As a groundcover, space plants 5 ft. apart, (closer for faster coverage). Control weeds with mulch until the plants cover the area.Pruning time: winter.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Partial Sun
    Partial to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.