Sweet Spot® Ruby Decorator Rose

Sweet Spot Decorator RoseDesigned to offer a kaleidoscope of colors throughout their bloom life, Sweet Spot roses create a distinct statement in any garden or patio. The product of over 20 years of breeding at Interplant Roses in the Netherlands, Sweet Spot roses were carefully bred to capture a distinct flower appearance with a multitude of contrasting color combinations that continuously change as the flowers age.

 

Key Features

  • Long-blooming
  • Bright pink blossoms with Ruby center
  • Non-stop blooms spring to fall

 

Botanical name/cultivar:

Rosa L. hybrid var. ‘IntRos03’

 

Growth habit:

Compact spreading

 

Plant size:

2o” H x 20” W

 

Flowering period:

Long (mid-spring to late summer/early fall)

 

Fragrance:

None

 

Foliage:

Medium green leaves

 

Bud color:

Pink

 

Flower color:

Ruby pink, with a red/pink spot in the center

 

Hardiness:

Hardy to Zone 5

 

Care:

As with most roses, a little extra care is required for best results.   Using a rose-care spray on a regular basis ensures maximum flowering, growth and enjoyment and minimizes the risk of traditional rose problems.

 

Parentage:

Cross between Rosa L. hybrid seedlings (unnamed seed parent and pollen parent Eridu Babylon), at Interplant Roses