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botanical name:
Rosa rugosa 'Pink Grootendorst'
Rosa rugosa 'Pink Grootendorst' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Hedgehog Rose, Kiska Rose, Japanese Rose, Ramanas Rose
synonyms:  Rosa 'Pink Grootendorst'
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 1.50m
width: 1.50m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Tight terminal clusters of bright pink flowers with frilled petal edges giving the flowers a Carnation-like appearance. Tends to have a rather lanky habit.

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

From softwood or hardwood cuttings.

other notes:
Branch sport of Rosa 'F.J. Grootendorst'.

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