Shrub Rose Magic Carpet

 

This attractive rose has small semi double lavender flowers with a spicy fragrance. It is a very vigorous rose. The foliage is dark green, glossy and very disease resistant. Repeat flowering is excellent and the foliage lasts well into the winter. Ideal for growing over rocks or low walls, or for mass planting in more difficult positions where other roses may not do so well. Height: 18in high x 3ft-4ft wide.

 

 

Plant in moist fertile well drained soil. Full sun, Hardy. Dead Head Regularly.

 

General Rose Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding a bucketful of planting compost.
  • Remove the pot, if the Rose is well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the Rose and area thoroughly
  • Water regular until Rose is established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.