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ROSA rugosa

Commonly known as Hedgehog rose, Japanese rose, Ramanas rose

SHRUB AND SPECIES

Purplish-red
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Wrinkled, leaves composed of 7-9, narrowly oblong leaflets 2.5-5cm (1-2in) long sometimes turning yellow in autumnn
  • Shades of pink
    All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
    Magenta-pink with pale yellow stamens
  • Height
    2m (6½ft)
  • Spread
    1.2m (4ft)
  • Hedge
    Ideal for hedging
  • Medium shrub
    Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Vigorous, dense, Species rose with very prickly stems. Produces flowers singly or in small clusters followed by tomato-shaped red to orange-red hips
  • Very hardy
    Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

ROSA rugosa

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Invasive. It is illegal to allow to grow in the wild. Introduced into UK by Robert Fortune, Scottish plant hunter, in 1848. Good wildlife plant. Healthy, hardy and good for hedging
    Medicinal properties
    Pests & Diseases
    See header 'ROSA'
    Place of origin
    Eastern Russia, northern China, Korea, Japan.
  • Core Plants
    Rosa
  • Flower Shape
    Cup-shaped
    8cm (3in) across
    Single
    Row of petals round conspicuous stamens - no more than 8 petals
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Coastal / windswept
    Grows well in coastal areas
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
    Fragrance (1-10) 7-8, very strong
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
    Moderately fertile, humus-rich
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Bird friendly
    Rabbit Resistant
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2m (6½ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  1.2m (4ft)
 

Buy Varieties of ROSA rugosa

SHRUB AND SPECIES

ROSA rugosa 'Alba'

ROSA rugosa 'Alba'

Hedgehog rose, Japanese rose, Ramanas rose

white, single flowers

 
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ROSA rugosa 'Blanche Double de Coubert'

ROSA rugosa 'Blanche Double de Coubert'

Hedgehog rose, Japanese rose, Ramanas rose

white, semi-double

 
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ROSA rugosa 'Fru Dagmar Hastrup'

ROSA rugosa 'Fru Dagmar Hastrup'

Hedgehog rose, Japanese rose, Ramanas rose

single pink

 
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ROSA rugosa 'Roseraie de l'Hay'

ROSA rugosa 'Roseraie de l'Hay'

Hedgehog rose, Japanese rose, Ramanas rose

purplish-crimson, double

 
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ROSA rugosa 'Rubra'

ROSA rugosa 'Rubra'

Hedgehog rose, Japanese rose, Ramanas rose

purplish-red, single flowers

 
£8.50 each 
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Available again from NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2022 - Despatch will be anytime during November or December as stock becomes available. Bareroot hedging and roses can be delayed by unfavourable weather conditions.

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