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botanical name:
Rosa 'Roseraie de l'Hay'
Rosa 'Roseraie de l'Hay' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Rugosa Rose
synonyms:  Rosa rugosa 'Roseraie de l'Hay', Rosa 'Roseraie de l'Haÿ'
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: shrub, scented/aromatic
height: 2.40m
width: 2.40m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
fruit colour: red
stem/bark: brown
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -39°C
USDA zone: 3 to 9
Vigorous growing and with good foliage. Large open semi-double flowers of a deep purplish-pink. Strongly scented. Large, rounded, orange-red hips follow. Disease resistant.

Best in fertile, moist, well drained soil in an open sunny position but tolerant of a range of conditions including poor soils. Thrives in coastal locations.

From cuttings of by layering

Excellent for hedges

other notes:
Rugosa (Ru) hybrid, bred by Gravereaux, France, 1901

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