Pink Rugosa Rose
Once established, water deeply, occasionally; more in extreme heat.
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|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/Firewise, 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.|
|Companion Plants||Maiden Grass (Miscanthus); Spirea (Spiraea); Speedwell (Veronica); Ninebark (Physocarpus); Salvia (Salvia)|
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