Blushing Knock Out® Shrub Rose
Rosa x 'Radyod' PP #14,700
Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.
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|Lore||Roses were so coveted in ancient Rome that species were brought there from all over the Empire to cultivate for fragrance and beauty.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing; reaches 3 to 4 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Spring through Fall|
|Design Ideas||Ideal to integrate into shrub or mixed borders for solid long-season color without additional care. Makes a fine addition to south and east facing foundation beds. Great plant to cover up discolored fence bottoms. Use in the back of perennial borders to intensify season-long color. Plant in irregular groupings for a large scale groundcover that blocks weeds. Use in pairs to flank an entry, steps or gate. Excellent semi-formal frame for garden art or upstanding fountains. Linear applications make a low, semi-formal hedge or to clean up unattractive paving edges around porches and patios.|
|Flower Attribute||Long Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Mediterranean|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Specimen, Cutting Garden, Accent|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Improved Disease Resistance, Pet Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.|
|Companion Plants||Boxwood (Buxus); Peony (Paeonia); Coneflower (Echinacea); Lilac (Syringa); Hydrangea (Hydrangea)|
Thrives in enriched, loamy, well-drained soil. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system; avoid overhead watering. Feed before new growth begins in spring; repeat mid-season. Mulch to keep roots cool. Prune in late winter or early spring after threat of frost is gone to promote vigorous new growth.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9