Rosa 'Flirt'

Rosa 'Flirt'

Rose

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Key Information

  • Botanical name: Rosa 'Flirt'
  • Common name: Rose
  • Plant type: Shrub
  • Evergreen/Deciduous: Deciduous

Height: 40cm

Spread: 40cm

Flower colour:
  • Pink
Foliage colour:
  • Green
  • Features: Flowers, Thorns

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Patio Roses have a compact habit and are ideal for growing in borders on the patio or in containers. Plant tend to flower continuously throughout summer, and flowers are borne in clusters, similar to floribunda roses.

Rosa 'Flirt' is a bushy patio rose, bearing a profusion of double, soft-pink flowers in contrast with glossy, dark green leaves. Grow it in loam-based compost in a patio pot, or at the front of a border. Feed fortnightly with high potash fertiliser and mulch annually with well-rotted manure or compost. Deadhead spent blooms and remove dead, diseased and crossing branches in spring.

Position

  • Sun exposure: Full sun
  • Aspect: South facing, West facing
  • Position in border: Front, Middle
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Maintenance: Prefers rich soil, Needs regular watering in pots
  • Soil type: Well drained/light/sandy, Clay/heavy/moist

Wildlife

Attracts:
  • Bees

  • Beneficial insects

  • Birds

  • Butterflies / Moths

  • Other pollinators

Care routine

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Toxicity

Toxic to:
  • People

  • Cats

  • Dogs

  • Birds

  • Horses

  • Livestock

  • Effects: No toxic effects reported for this plant.

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