'Red Cedar' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Henrique Rodrigues Vivián
Crimson - scarlet. Mild fragrance. 40 petals. Average diameter 5". Very large, full (26-40 petals), high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, bushy, upright. Medium, semi-glossy, medium green foliage.
Height of 3' to 4' 11" (90 to 150 cm). Width of 30" (75 cm).
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, cut flower, exhibition or garden. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant. 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. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) . Can be grown in the ground or in a container (container requires winter protection).