'Nearly Wild' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Lee Sherman's High Desert Rose Garden
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Medium pink Floribunda.
Registration name: Nearly Wild
Rose-pink, white center. Mild, sweet fragrance. 5 petals. Average diameter 3.5". Medium, single (4-8 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters bloom form. Prolific, continuous (perpetual) bloom throughout the season. Small, long, pointed buds.
Height of 2' to 3' (60 to 90 cm). Width of 2' to 3' (60 to 90 cm).
USDA zone 4b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, garden or ground cover. Hardy. heat tolerant. 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.