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Rosa rugosa - 5 x 60/90cm Bare root Hedging

Excellent, dense, fast growing hedging Rose bearing large scented single flowers throughout the summer along stems covered with masses of small bristly thorns. Striking, large tomato-like orange-red hips in early autumn make excellent rose-hip syrup and are also welcome food for garden birds. Plant on its own or as part of a mixed planting for flower colour. Depending on density of hedging required, suggested planting 5 to 7 plants per metre run, in staggered rows.

Good soil preparation is key to giving your new hedge the best possible start. Thoroughly prepare the ground, digging the soil to a spades depth, adding plenty of organic matter as you go. Be sure to remove all weeds, particularly perennial types. Just before planting, rake in general-purpose fertiliser, such as Growmore for an extra boost. Mulch to retain moisture and keep new weeds at bay. Keep an eye on watering during the first season until plants are established.

Plant details

Item Number: 599140

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  • Suitable For: Flower Border and Beds, Cottage Garden, Informal Garden.
  • Features:
  • British grown hedging plants available in bundles of 5
  • Available for Planting November to March
  • Plant immediately, or plunge in soil or compost to protect the roots, until you are ready to plant in their permanent positions.
  • Colour: Mixed White and Pink Variety
  • Image for Illustration Purposes Only

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In depth plant information

Property Value
Plant type Hedging
Flower colour
Foliage colour
Season of interest Summer
Evergreen No
Fragrant flowers Yes

Will perform best in these conditions

Property Value
Soil type Loam, Chalk, Clay, Sand
Light exposure Full Sun, Partial shade

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