Pink Rugosa Rose
Once established, water deeply, occasionally; more in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||ROH-zuh rew-GOH-suh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 3 to 8 ft. tall and wide.|
|Design Ideas||Beauty and function combine with this good-looking, easy care rose. Rugosas make a fine prickly hedge for hot, windy locations; also excellent for seaside planting.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Barrier, Border, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Green Roof, Hedge, Mass Planting, Cutting Garden, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Dense Habit, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fall Color, Improved Disease Resistance, Naturalizes Well, Showy Fruit, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water deeply, occasionally; more in extreme heat.|
|Key Feature||Excellent Barrier Plant|
Provide enriched, loamy, well-drained soil. Most vigorous in cooler northern regions. Water deeply, regularly to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates moderate drought, particularly in coastal regions. Protect from extreme cold when young. Fertilize in early spring. Prune lightly in late winter to shape.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3 - 9