Floribunda Margret Merril Bare Root Rose

£8.50

Floribunda Rose ‘Margaret Merril’ – Bare Root

Plant Fact File:

  • Plant Type: Floribunda Rose
  • Form: Bare Root
  • Flower Color: White
  • 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 ‘Margaret Merril’ is a beautiful rose variety known for its white 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: ‘Margaret Merril’ produces clusters of white flowers, creating an elegant and classic display. Floribunda roses often produce multiple blooms on each stem.
  2. Fragrance: One of the standout features of ‘Margaret Merril’ 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, ‘Margaret Merril’ 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: ‘Margaret Merril’ is generally hardy in USDA zones 5-9, but local climate conditions can influence its performance.
  6. Aspect and Soil: Plant ‘Margaret Merril’ 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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