Hampshire

Ground Cover Rose
Colour: Bright scarlet
Flowering: Repeat Flowering
Fragrance: Very light,
Size: Small Shrub 30cm 60cm
Bloom Size: Large

Bright scarlet, single flowers, each with a cluster of prominent golden stamens. It repeat flowers very well, carrying on into the autumn. The flowers are followed by a good crop of orange hips. Forms quite a small plant. Kordes, 1985. Read more

Mixed Border

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WHAT IS A BARE ROOT ROSE? Seasonal bare root roses are delivered in plastic free packaging without soil or foliage. Best planted from November to April they will bloom come summer. A sustainable way of planting; they are cost effective and great for mass planting.
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 bare root rose

bare root rose

WHAT IS A BARE ROOT ROSE? Seasonal bare root roses are delivered in plastic free packaging without soil or foliage. Best planted from November to April they will bloom come summer. A sustainable way of planting; they are cost effective and great for mass planting.
€21,95

Prefer a potted rose?

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Description

Bright scarlet, single flowers, each with a cluster of prominent golden stamens. It repeat flowers very well, carrying on into the autumn. The flowers are followed by a good crop of orange hips. Forms quite a small plant. Kordes, 1985.

Characteristics

Colour: Bright scarlet BLOOM COLOUR Colour may vary depending on growing conditions. Colour fade is a characteristic of some varieties.
Flowering: Repeat Flowering REPEAT or ONCE FLOWERING? REPEAT FLOWERING roses flower in flushes from late spring through to early winter. ONCE FLOWERING roses only produce a single flush of blooms lasting 3 to 4 weeks in mid summer
Fragrance: Very light,
Bloom Size: Large BLOOM SIZE GUIDE Bloom size varies over the life cycle of each bloom. Measurements refer to the average diameter of a bloom at its prime. LARGE BLOOM: 3.5-5" MEDIUM BLOOM: 2-3.5" SMALL BLOOM 1-2"
Family: Ground Cover Rose
Size: Small Shrub SIZE GUIDE All measurements are approximate 'height x width' and refer to a 3 year old established rose, pruned once annually, measured during the first flush of flowers in June. 30cm 60cm
Breeder: Kordes
Year of Introduction: 1985

Ideal For

Mixed Border
Pots & Containers
Attracting Bees

Growing Conditions

East, South, West Facing
All soil types
Full Sunlight

Ground Cover Roses

Ground Cover Roses are ideal for bringing colour and interest to a relatively large area with the minimum amount of labour. As a group they are all very hardy and easily grown, forming a large thicket, with a rambler-like charm. Most varieties are repeat-flowering, but even those that are not bloom over an extended period.

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