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Rosa 'Red Fountain'

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Phonetic Spelling
RO-zuh
Description

Red Fountain is a vigorous climbing rose with fragrant red double flowers in clusters in late spring with reblooming through the season. It will grow to 14 feet tall and 7 feet wide.

Plant in fertile, moist, well-drained soil in full sun for best results. Use on a trellis, fence or other vertical surfaces.

 

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Tags:
#sun#showy flowers#fragrant flowers#rose#red flowers#deciduous shrub#cut flowers#cpp#climber#long bloom time
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#sun#showy flowers#fragrant flowers#rose#red flowers#deciduous shrub#cut flowers#cpp#climber#long bloom time
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Rosa
    Family:
    Rosaceae
    Climbing Method:
    Twining
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Rose
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Habit/Form:
    Climbing
    Growth Rate:
    Rapid
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Soil Texture:
    High Organic Matter
    Soil pH:
    Acid (<6.0)
    NC Region:
    Coastal
    Mountains
    Piedmont
    USDA Plant Hardiness Zone:
    6b, 6a, 7b, 7a, 8b, 8a, 9b, 9a
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Red/Burgundy
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Fragrant
    Good Cut
    Showy
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Fall
    Spring
    Summer
    Flower Description:
    Velvety scarlet double flowers in clusters in early summer. Buds are pointed.
  • Leaves:
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Leaf Feel:
    Glossy
    Leathery
    Leaf Type:
    Compound (Pinnately , Bipinnately, Palmately)
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    Leathery dark green glossy foliage
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Vertical Spaces
    Landscape Theme:
    Cottage Garden
    Design Feature:
    Screen/Privacy
    Attracts:
    Pollinators