Baby Love Rose
Rosa 'Baby Love'
Baby Love Rose flowers
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Height: 3 feet
Spread: 3 feet
Hardiness Zone: 4a
Group/Class: Shrub Rose
This rose never stops blooming - a rare color among shrubs, yellow single blooms cover this variety all season;carefree, maintenance free rose that is vigorous, hardy, and disease resistant, especially black spot; makes a lovely border or garden accent
The Baby Love Rose features showy lightly-scented yellow flowers at the ends of the branches from late spring to mid fall. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has dark green deciduous foliage. The glossy oval compound leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color.
The Baby Love Rose is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.
This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. It is a good choice for attracting bees to your yard. It has no significant negative characteristics.
The Baby Love Rose is recommended for the following landscape applications;
Planting & Growing
The Baby Love Rose will grow to be about 3 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 3 feet. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. It grows at a fast rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 30 years.
This shrub should only be grown in full sunlight. It does best in average to evenly moist conditions, but will not tolerate standing water. It is not particular as to soil type or pH. It is highly tolerant of urban pollution and will even thrive in inner city environments. This particular variety is an interspecific hybrid.