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Echo Rosa 'Echo'

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Description

Introduced in 1914 by Ludorf, Echo is a shade and poor soils tolerant rose that blooms from summer through fall. This hardy rose has glossy green leaves and blended pink blooms that fade to white.  It needs full sun for the best blooms but is okay in partial shade  It has a rounded bushy habit.  

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Tags:
#thorns#deciduous#fragrant flowers#fall flowers#shrub#shade tolerant#deciduous shrub#fall interest#cpp#summer flowers#cutting garden#thorny
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#thorns#deciduous#fragrant flowers#fall flowers#shrub#shade tolerant#deciduous shrub#fall interest#cpp#summer flowers#cutting garden#thorny
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Rosa
    Family:
    Rosaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
    Woody
    Recommended Propagation Strategy:
    Stem Cutting
    Dimensions:
    Height: 2 ft. 0 in. - 3 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 2 ft. 0 in. - 3 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Rose
    Shrub
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Habit/Form:
    Rounded
    Appendage:
    Prickles
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Soil pH:
    Acid (<6.0)
    Alkaline (>8.0)
    Neutral (6.0-8.0)
    NC Region:
    Coastal
    Mountains
    Piedmont
    USDA Plant Hardiness Zone:
    6b, 6a, 7b, 7a, 8b, 8a, 9b, 9a
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Pink
    White
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Fragrant
    Good Cut
    Long Bloom Season
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Fall
    Spring
    Summer
    Flower Shape:
    Cup
    Flower Petals:
    7 - 20 petals/rays
    Flower Size:
    1-3 inches
    Flower Description:
    White to deep pink semi-double 8-15 petals 2"-3" across. Cupped flowers in clusters; free flowering summer to fall, mildly fragrant.
  • Leaves:
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Leaf Feel:
    Glossy
    Leaf Type:
    Simple
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Container
    Patio
    Small Space
    Walkways
    Landscape Theme:
    Cutting Garden
    Pollinator Garden
    Design Feature:
    Barrier
    Border
    Hedge
    Mass Planting
    Security
    Attracts:
    Bees
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Poor Soil