Pink Ramanus Rose hedge (Rosa rugosa 'Rubra') description
Rosa rugosa 'Rubra' is a wild rose which produces highly fragrant pink flowers in mid-summer. These attractive flowers turn to large rose hips that stand out boldly against green foliage. The autumn foliage of a Rosa rugosa 'Rubra' hedge is butter yellow.
Best uses for Rosa rugosa hedges
This prickly shrub makes a useful intruder deterrent and can be mixed with other plants to add a prickly, rambling element. Grown alone, the Pink Ramanas Rose creates a wildlife-friendly, bushy, informal hedge. A sunny site will produce the best blooms in your Rosa rugosa hedge though shade can be tolerated.
Expected growth rate of Rosa rugosa 'Rubra' hedging
Pink Ramanus Rose is fast growing and will achieve between 40-60cm each year. Rosa Rugosa is ideal for heights of up to 2m.
Care advice for Ramanus rose
Rosa rugosa flowers from June-September and should be pruned in winter. Please view the best4hedging Hedging Care Advice page for more information.
Recommended planting density for pink ramanus rose hedge plants
For information on planting density specific to Rosa rugosa, please see the product table. In the 'No. Per Metre' column, you will find our recommended plant density for each individual plant species and root type.
Pink Ramanus Rose is available to buy year-round as pot grown and cell grown hedging plants. Bare roots are available from November - mid/late May, using cold stored plants towards the end of the season. These can be pre-ordered from the summer.
On the whole, our Rosa rugosa hedges are UK grown by our experts who have years of nursery growing know-how. On the odd occasion that we source Rosa rugosa hedging plants from outside of the UK we make certain that our suppliers cannot be beaten on quality. At best4hedging we strive to ensure that your plants reach you in the freshest condition and that they are of the highest possible standard, all whilst safeguarding our excellent prices. Rest assured, you can purchase Rosa rugosa online from best4hedging with total confidence.