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Rosa 'LETsilk'

Mateo's Silk Butterflies Rose

Rose

Comments

A lovely china rose producing a flush of lavender-pink single blooms with white highlights in late spring, then occasional blooms until fall; a good selection for sunny shrub borders, or as a garden accent

Description

A lovely china rose producing a flush of lavender-pink single blooms with white highlights in late spring, then occasional blooms until fall; a good selection for sunny shrub borders, or as a garden accent

Landscape Attributes

Mateo's Silk Butterflies Rose is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.

This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. It is a good choice for attracting bees and butterflies to your yard. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;

Mateo's Silk Butterflies Rose is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;Hedges/Screening;General Garden Use;Container Planting

Planting & Growing

Mateo's Silk Butterflies Rose will grow to be about 4 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 4 feet. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. It grows at a fast rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 20 years.

Light Requirement:

full sun

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

6a

Height(inches):

Spread:

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Soil Type:

4 feet

4 feet

Deer Resistant:

false

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