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Rosa 'Simply the Best'

 

Rose 'Simply the Best'

'Simply the Best' Rose of the Year 2002. Beautifully shaped, burnt orange flowers contrast well with the glossy, bright green foliage. Sturdy, vigorous growth. Fragrant. This is the peach rose in bloom before it goes to an almost round rose. The buds are yellow with orange-red stripe which I find amazing that it ends up like this.

 
plant Features
  • Rose Simply the Best likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Rose Simply the Best likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

  • Rose Simply the Best is full frost hardy: 5f (-15°c)

    Full Frost Hardy: 5F (-15°C)

  • Rose Simply the Best likes rich and free draining

    Rich and free draining

 
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plant information

Common name

Rose 'Simply the Best'

Latin name

Rosa 'Simply the Best'

type

Deciduous Perennial

family

Rosaceae

ph

5.0 - 8.0 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Rose Simply the Best likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Frost

    Rose Simply the Best is full frost hardy: 5f (-15°c)

    Full Frost Hardy: 5F (-15°C)

  • Soil

    Rose Simply the Best likes rich and free draining

    Rich and free draining

  • Water

    Rose Simply the Best likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

Plant & bloom calendar

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    Best time to plant

full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Rose Simply the Best is 0.50meters x 1.10meters 0.50 M 1.10 M

Rosa 'Simply the Best'

'Simply the Best' Rose of the Year 2002. Beautifully shaped, burnt orange flowers contrast well with the glossy, bright green foliage. Sturdy, vigorous growth. Fragrant. This is the peach rose in bloom before it goes to an almost round rose. The buds are yellow with orange-red stripe which I find amazing that it ends up like this.


Planting

From Late Autumn TO Late Spring

Prepare the planting site by digging over the bed and incorporate liberal quantities of well rotted manure or compost; lighten heavy clay soil with half rotted straw. Dress the top soil with plenty of peat mixed with hop manure and chopped up turf. Fresh animal manure is harmful to the roots and should only be used in the bottom spit. Where possible, prepare the planting site a few weeks in advance. Do this in late summer for planting in autumn. Plant at any time between late autumn and late spring. Prepare a planting mixture of bone meal and moist peat. Spread out the roots in the planting hole and add the planting mixture until the roots are covered. Add soil and firm in the plant by treading.

 
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