Mrs. B.R. Cant Rose flowers
(Photo courtesy of NetPS Plant Finder)
Height: 8 feet
Spread: 8 feet
Hardiness Zone: 6b
Group/Class: Hybrid Tea Rose
This wonderfully fragrant variety produces large, fully double, rose pink flowers on a large growing shrub with strong stems; rich compound leaves are deep green and glossy; perfect for sunny mixed borders, screening, or cutting gardens
Mrs. B.R. Cant Rose features showy fragrant rose cup-shaped flowers with pink overtones, gold eyes and hot pink streaks at the ends of the branches from late spring to mid 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.
Mrs. B.R. Cant 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 is a high maintenance shrub that will require regular care 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;
Mrs. B.R. Cant Rose is recommended for the following landscape applications;
- Mass Planting
- General Garden Use
Planting & Growing
Mrs. B.R. Cant Rose will grow to be about 8 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 8 feet. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front, and is suitable for planting under power lines. It grows at a fast rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 30 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 highly tolerant of urban pollution and will even thrive in inner city environments. This particular variety is an interspecific hybrid.
Disclaimer - This Plant Finder tool is an online resource representing many of the varieties that we carry over the course of the season, and is intended for informational purposes only. Inventory varies seasonally, so we cannot guarantee that every plant will be in stock at all times - please contact the store directly for current availability. It does not include our entire selection of plants, so be sure to visit our store to see varieties that may not be represented on this list.