Rosa 'Champagne Wishes' flowers
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Height: 4 feet
Spread: 4 feet
Hardiness Zone: 4a
Group/Class: Easy Elegance Rose
This elegant variety is very hardy and disease resistant; lovely apricot buds open and mature into antique white blooms, contrasting deep green foliage below, consistanly blooming througout the season
Champagne Wishes Rose features showy white flowers with peach overtones and gold eyes at the ends of the branches from early summer to late fall. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The glossy oval compound leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.
Champagne Wishes Rose is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.
This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;
Champagne Wishes Rose is recommended for the following landscape applications;
Planting & Growing
Champagne Wishes Rose will grow to be about 4 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 4 feet. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. It grows at a fast rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 20 years.
This shrub should only be grown in full sunlight. It does best in average to evenly moist conditions, but will not tolerate standing water. It is not particular as to soil type or pH. It is somewhat tolerant of urban pollution. This particular variety is an interspecific hybrid.