Knockout Rose: Double Red Latin Name: rosa x 'Radtko' pp#16202
The Basics Stunning rosy red, double bloom flowers occur throughout the year. Other characteristics include hardiness, versatility, and undemanding growing conditions. New growth is burgundy transforming to dark green foliage that is compact with an upright growth habit reaching 3-4 feet in height (3-4 feet in width). Its versatility is used as an accent, hedge, and foundation plant.
The Needs Amount of Sunlight: Prefers full sun; tolerates shade Amount of Water: Water regularly; more frequent watering in extreme heat Soil Conditions: Adaptable to most soils; Prefers well-drained soil Cold Hardiness Zone: 4-9 The Care This easy-to-grow, evergreen shrub needs a regular water schedule to ensure the growth of a mature root system. After the mature root system is established, watering is needed occasionally, except during a drought, watering is needed regularly. Pruning in late winter to encourage new growth. Shear annually after flowering to maintain desired shape.