'Lavender Simplicity' rose Description
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Lavender. Strong, citrus fragrance. Average diameter 3.5". Small, full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered, in large clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Pointed, ovoid buds.
Tall, upright. Medium, glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 4' to 5' (120 to 150 cm). Width of 3' (90 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for cut flower, garden, hedge or landscape. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. 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.