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Rosa 'The McCartney'

The McCartney Rose

Rose

Comments

A standout variety that produces lovely pink blooms that are perfectly formed; needs full sun and well-drained soil; watch for blackspot on this one, otherwise quite vigorous; strong fragrance

Description

A standout variety that produces lovely pink blooms that are perfectly formed; needs full sun and well-drained soil; watch for blackspot on this one, otherwise quite vigorous; strong fragrance

Landscape Attributes

The McCartney 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 is a high maintenance shrub that will require regular care and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;

The McCartney Rose is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;Border Edging;General Garden Use;Groundcover;Container Planting

Planting & Growing

The McCartney Rose will grow to be about 5 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 3 feet. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front, and is suitable for planting under power lines. 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:

7a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

5 feet

3 feet

Deer Resistant:

false

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