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Outta the Blue Rosa 'WEKstephitsu'

Phonetic Spelling
RO-zuh
Description

Outta the Blue is a shrub rose with a slightly rounded habit.  It will produce clusters of magenta flowers swirled with gold that will age to a lavender blue.  Each 4" plus flower typically has 25 to 30 petals in a scalloped bloom form.  Some may have up to 50 petals.  

Blooms have a strong clove and tea rose fragrance.  A sweet, spicy aroma.  

Insects, Diseases, and Other Plant Problems:  Susceptible to blackspot.

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Tags:
#fragrant#thorns#fragrant flowers#low maintenance#winter interest#cpp#butterflies#rebloom
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#fragrant#thorns#fragrant flowers#low maintenance#winter interest#cpp#butterflies#rebloom
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Rosa
    Family:
    Rosaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Woody
    Wildlife Value:
    Attracts birds and butterflies
    Play Value:
    Attracts Pollinators
    Dimensions:
    Height: 3 ft. 2 in. - 4 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 3 ft. 0 in. - 4 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Rose
    Shrub
    Habit/Form:
    Erect
    Mounding
    Rounded
    Maintenance:
    Low
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Soil Texture:
    Loam (Silt)
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    Moist
    NC Region:
    Coastal
    Mountains
    Piedmont
    USDA Plant Hardiness Zone:
    5a, 5b, 6b, 6a, 7b, 7a, 8b, 8a, 9a, 9b, 10b, 10a
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Blue
    Gold/Yellow
    Purple/Lavender
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Fragrant
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Fall
    Spring
    Summer
    Flower Petals:
    more than 20 petals/rays
    Flower Size:
    3-6 inches
    Flower Description:
    Reddish purple (mauve) with white center; light pink to white reverse; 3 in. blooms; 25 to 30 petals
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Patio
    Walkways
    Design Feature:
    Accent
    Border
    Hedge
    Specimen