'Momentum' rose Description
Photo courtesy of David Elliott
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: 16" to 2' (40 to 60cm).
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..