Sun Rosa: Red Shrub Rose
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.
Amount of Sunlight: Full sun
Amount of Water: Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat
Soil Conditions: Adaptable to most soils; Prefers well-drained soil
Cold Hardiness Zone: 4-10
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.Pruning time: late winter to early spring.