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Rosa 'Alpine Sunset' (Rose 'Alpine Sunset')

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1 hour care
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Time to maturity
2-5 years
To maturity

Botanical name: Rosa 'Alpine Sunset'

Other names: Rose 'Alpine Sunset', Hybrid tea rosa 'Alpine Sunset'

Genus: Rosa

Variety or Cultivar: 'Alpine Sunset' _ 'Alpine Sunset' is an upright, deciduous, hybrid tea type rose bush. It has glossy, green leaves and pink-apricot flowers with yellow centres that bloom from spring until the autumn. It has good disease resistance.

Rosa 'Alpine Sunset' is: Deciduous

Flower: Pink in Spring; Pink in Summer; Pink in Autumn

Foliage: Green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Green in Autumn

Fragrance: The flowers are lightly scented.

Habit: Bushy, Compact

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Caterpillars , Glasshouse red spider mite , Leafhoppers , Rabbits , Rose leaf-rolling sawfly

Specific diseases: Powdery mildew

General care

Propagation methods: Budding, Hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to

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Rosa 'Alpine Sunset' (Rose 'Alpine Sunset') will reach a height of 0.9m and a spread of 0.4m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: City, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders

Cultivation: Plant in full sun, but will tolerate other aspects too. Best not to plant roses where other roses have grown previously.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: South, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)

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