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Rosa rugosa 'Pink Grootendorst'
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common name: Hedgehog Rose, Kiska Rose, Japanese Rose, Ramanas Rose
synonyms: Rosa 'Pink Grootendorst'
growth rate: fast
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
full sun, part shade
moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Tight terminal clusters of bright pink flowers with frilled petal edges giving the flowers a Carnation-like appearance. Tends to have a rather lanky habit.
Best in fertile, moist, well drained soil in an open sunny position but tolerant of a range of conditions. Thrives in coastal locations.
From softwood or hardwood cuttings.
Branch sport of Rosa 'F.J. Grootendorst'.