Pink Knock Out® Shrub Rose
Rosa x 'Radcon' PP #15,070
Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.
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|Lore||Roses are among the most ancient ornamentals in cultivation. Their redolent perfume of the species brought them into the palaces of Egypt and Rome where they reached legendary proportions in western civilization.|
|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, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Improved Disease Resistance, Pet Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.|
|Companion Plants||Peony (Paeonia); Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Coneflower (Echinacea); Lilac (Syringa); Catmint (Nepeta)|
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