Sunrosa™ Red Shrub Rose

Rosa x 'ZARSBJOH' PP #24,314

This new, beautiful, compact shrub rose is long-flowering and performs well in heat and humidity, with exceptional disease resistance. Intense, true red double blooms have a mild, tea-rose fragrance. Sunrosa™ varieties require less pruning than ordinary shrub roses, meaning less work and more enjoyment. Ideal for smaller gardens, borders and patio containers.
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Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Average Size at MaturityModerate grower, 14-24 in. tall and 12-18 in. wide.
Bloom TimeLate spring to late summer
Design IdeasLiven up shrub borders and mixed beds by placing wherever a splash of red is needed. Plant in large groups to create a colorful low border. Compact form is ideal for narrow planting strips. Attractive at entryway or as a low foundation planting.
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleContemporary, Cottage, Mediterranean
Growth HabitRounded
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Cutting Garden, Ground Cover
Light NeedsFull sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Improved Disease Resistance, Pet Friendly, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Companion PlantsBoxwood (Buxus); Spirea (Spiraea); Sedge (Carex); Potentilla (Potentilla); Spruce (Picea)

Thrives in loamy, well-drained soil. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Avoid overhead watering. Feed before new growth begins in spring; repeat mid-season. Mulch to retain moisture and keep roots cool. Clip spent flowers for a neat appearance.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-10

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