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Rosa ‘Growing Hope’

Floribunda rose

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
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Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does not flower in April

Plant does not flower in May

Plant does flower in June

Plant does flower in July

Plant does flower in August

Plant does not flower in September

Plant does not flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

  • Botanical name: Rosa 'Growing Hope'
  • Common name: Floribunda rose
  • Family: Rosaceae
  • Plant Type: Shrub, Evergreen
Flower colour:

Red

Foliage colour:

Green

Rosa ‘Growing Hope’ is a floribunda rose, bearing masses of deep red flowers with an incredible fragrance, throughout summer. It’s the perfect choice for growing at the front of a sunny border, particularly when grown with tropical-looking plants such as dark-leaved cannas.

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For best results, grow in fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun to partial shade. Prune in February, cutting back plants from one-half to three-quarters.

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Rosa ‘Growing Hope’ was launched in 2006 to help the Cystic Fibrosis Trust charity.

How to grow Rosa 'Growing Hope'

  • Plant size

    80cm height

    40cm spread

  • Aspect

    South facing, east facing, west facing

  • Position in border

    Middle

  • Sun exposure: Full sun
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Soil type: Clay / heavy / moist / well drained / light / sandy

Plant calendar

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Plant
Plant

Do not Plant in January

Do not Plant in February

Do not Plant in March

Do not Plant in April

Do not Plant in May

Do not Plant in June

Do not Plant in July

Do not Plant in August

Do Plant in September

Do Plant in October

Do Plant in November

Do not Plant in December

Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does not flower in April

Plant does not flower in May

Plant does flower in June

Plant does flower in July

Plant does flower in August

Plant does not flower in September

Plant does not flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

Prune
Prune

Do not Prune in January

Do not Prune in February

Do Prune in March

Do Prune in April

Do not Prune in May

Do not Prune in June

Do not Prune in July

Do not Prune in August

Do not Prune in September

Do not Prune in October

Do not Prune in November

Do not Prune in December

Rosa 'Growing Hope' and wildlife

Rosa 'Growing Hope' has no particular known value to wildlife in the UK.

Is Rosa 'Growing Hope' poisonous?

Rosa 'Growing Hope' has no toxic effects reported.

No reported toxicity to:

No reported toxicity to Birds

No reported toxicity to Cats

No reported toxicity to Dogs

No reported toxicity to Horses

No reported toxicity to Livestock

No reported toxicity to People

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