Nitty Gritty® Red Rose

Rosa x 'RUIRI0023A' PP #33,585

Pronunciation: ROH-zuh
SKU #42047
4-9

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Description Not just a pretty face, this very durable, own-root, fuss-free groundcover rose produces an abundance of lovely blooms while offering excellent disease resistance and a self-cleaning, easy-to-care-for habit. The red double blooms provide sensational warm season color, adding great low-maintenance curb appeal to the landscape. Deciduous.
Light Full sun
Watering Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.
Blooms Spring through fall
Mature Size Reaches 3 ft. tall, 4 ft. wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Deciduous
Special Features Easy Care, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance, Waterwise, Non-toxic to Cats and Dogs
Problems/Solutions Coastal Exposure, Tolerates Urban Pollution, Road Salt Tolerant
Growth Rate Moderate
Flower Attributes Long Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Patent Act Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
STYLE
Landscape Use Border, Container, Ground Cover
Flower Color Red
Foliage Color Dark Green
Companion Plants Boxwood (Buxus); Phlox (Phlox); Daylily (Hemerocallis); Euonymus (Euonymus); Juniper (Juniperus)
CARE
Care Thrives in enriched, loamy, well-drained soil. Mulch to conserve moisture and protect young plants in winter. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish an extensive root system; once established, reduce frequency. Fertilize in spring and summer. Prune back by 1/3 annually.

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