Hybrid Tea Blessings Bare Root Rose

£8.50

Hybrid Tea Rose ‘Blessings’ – Bare Root

Plant Fact File:

  • Plant Type: Hybrid Tea Rose
  • Form: Bare Root
  • Flower Color: Soft pink
  • Fragrance: Yes, sweet fragrance
  • Bloom Time: 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 ‘Blessings’ is a lovely rose variety known for its soft pink blooms and sweet fragrance. Being in bare root form, this rose is typically sold and planted during the dormant season, allowing it to establish roots before the growing season.

Key Features:

  1. Flowers: ‘Blessings’ produces large, elegant flowers in a soft pink hue. The Hybrid Tea form is characterized by well-formed, high-centered blooms that are ideal for cutting.
  2. Fragrance: The rose emits a sweet fragrance, adding to the sensory appeal of the garden. The fragrance is often described as delightful and can enhance the overall garden experience.
  3. Bare Root Form: As a bare root plant, ‘Blessings’ 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: ‘Blessings’ is generally hardy in USDA zones 5-9, but local climate conditions can influence its performance.
  6. Aspect and Soil: Plant ‘Blessings’ 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.