'Red Spot ®' rose Description
Photo courtesy of David Elliott
Exhibition name: Red Spot ®
Introduced in Italy by Rose Barni
in 2007 as 'Red Spot'.
Red. Flowers velvet red. None / no fragrance. Double (17-25 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, cupped-to-flat bloom form. Continuous (perpetual) bloom throughout the season. Rounded buds.
Height of 16" to 2' (40 to 60 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, garden or hedge. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant. Protect tender new spring growth from hard freezes that may cause canker, die-back and death of the plant. . 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. Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood..