Rosa Rugosa Alba Wild White Bareroot Hedging 40-60cm
- Supplied 40-60cm tall, Bare root
- Price Includes VAT.
Rosa Rugosa Alba is quick growing, flowering all summer, white scented flowers and huge reddish rosehips. It has a single, white fragrant repeating bloom with huge ornamental red rose hips in autumn. It is tough, disease and wind resistant. This wild rose is an excellent seaside plant as it tolerates exposed, and salt conditions. Rosa Rugosa is a vigorous growing plant and one of the most versatile rose of all as it is happy almost anywhere from the South of England to the Islands of Scotland.
Tiny thorns on the rose make it a natural impenetrable security barrier hedging plant. It will be a good supply of food for wildlife and provide nesting shelter as well.
Where to Plant
Plant in full sun to partial shade, tolerating most soil conditions. It can be drought tolerant when mature. Large number of rose hips can be used for a variety things such as rosehip oil, rosehip tea, etc.
NOTE: Scot Plants Direct can only supply bareroot plants when they are dormant during the winter months but you can PRE ORDER now to ensure an early delivery date at the start of the season in November to March annually.