'Lavender Spoon' rose Description
Photo courtesy of SoCal Coastal Rosarian
Mauve or mauve blend Miniature.Registration name: SPOlavExhibition name:
Mauve or purple blend. Flowers mauve blended lavender-tan. Strong, opinions vary fragrance. 5 petals. Average diameter 2.75". Very large, single (4-8 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium. Small, semi-glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 1' to 14" (30 to 35 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, container rose or garden. Spring Pruning: Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood and cut back canes that cross. In warmer climates, cut back the remaining canes by about one-third. In colder areas, you'll probably find you'll have to prune a little more than that.