Hybrid Tea Alpine Sunset Bare Root Rose

£11.99

Hybrid Tea Rose ‘Alpine Sunset’ – Bare Root

Plant Fact File:

  • Plant Type: Hybrid Tea Rose
  • Form: Bare Root
  • Flower Color: Apricot-orange with pink edges
  • Fragrance: Strong fragrance
  • Bloom Time: Late spring to fall
  • Growth Habit: Upright
  • 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 Hybrid Tea Rose ‘Alpine Sunset’ is a captivating rose variety known for its apricot-orange blooms with pink edges. 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: ‘Alpine Sunset’ produces large, apricot-orange flowers with pink edges and a classic Hybrid Tea form. The blooms are well-formed and make excellent cut flowers.
  2. Fragrance: One of the standout features of ‘Alpine Sunset’ 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, ‘Alpine Sunset’ 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: Hybrid Tea roses typically have an upright growth habit, making them suitable for garden borders, containers, or as cut flowers.
  5. Hardiness: ‘Alpine Sunset’ is generally hardy in USDA zones 5-9, but local climate conditions can influence its performance.
  6. Aspect and Soil: Plant ‘Alpine Sunset’ 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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