Floribunda Arthur Bell Bare Root Rose

£8.50

Floribunda Rose ‘Arthur Bell’ – Bare Root

Plant Fact File:

  • Plant Type: Floribunda Rose
  • Form: Bare Root
  • Flower Color: Golden yellow
  • Fragrance: Strong fragrance
  • Bloom Time: Late spring to fall
  • Growth Habit: Compact, bushy
  • Height: Typically reaches around 90-120 cm (may vary)
  • Spread: Typically reaches around 60-90 cm (may vary)
  • Hardiness: USDA zones 5-9
  • Soil Type: Well-draining, fertile soil
  • Aspect: Full sun

Description:

The Floribunda Rose ‘Arthur Bell’ is a classic rose variety known for its golden yellow blooms. In its bare root form, it is typically sold and planted during the dormant season, allowing it to establish roots before the growing season.

Key Features:

  1. Flowers: ‘Arthur Bell’ produces clusters of golden yellow flowers, creating a stunning display. The floribunda type means it tends to produce clusters of flowers on each stem.
  2. Fragrance: One of the standout features of ‘Arthur Bell’ is its strong fragrance. The rose emits a delightful scent, adding to the overall sensory experience of the garden.
  3. Bare Root Form: As a bare root plant, ‘Arthur Bell’ is sold without soil around its roots. This form allows for easy shipping and planting during the dormant season. It’s important to soak the roots before planting and provide proper care for successful establishment.
  4. Growth Habit: Floribunda roses typically have a compact and bushy growth habit, making them suitable for garden borders and mass plantings.
  5. Hardiness: ‘Arthur Bell’ is generally hardy in USDA zones 5-9, but local climate conditions can influence its performance.
  6. Aspect and Soil: Plant ‘Arthur Bell’ in full sun for optimal flowering. Well-draining, fertile soil is preferred for healthy root development.

Planting Tips:

  • Soak the bare roots in water for a few hours before planting to rehydrate them.
  • Dig a hole large enough to accommodate the roots without bending or crowding.
  • Plant the rose at the same depth it was growing in the nursery.
  • Water thoroughly after planting and maintain consistent moisture until the plant establishes.

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