Oso Easy® Honey Bun Rose flowers
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Height: 4 feet
Spread: 3 feet
Hardiness Zone: 4a
Group/Class: Landscape Rose
Brand: Proven Winners
An outstanding, long-blooming rose with abundant flowers ranging from pink, yellow, to cream; a low mounding habit makes it perfect for massing along borders; highly disease resistant; all roses need full sun and well-drained soil
Oso Easy® Honey Bun Rose features showy shell pink flowers with creamy white overtones and buttery yellow centers at the ends of the branches from mid summer to mid fall. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has forest green foliage throughout the season. The glossy oval compound leaves turn yellow in fall. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.
Oso Easy® Honey Bun Rose is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its relatively coarse texture can be used to stand it apart from other landscape plants with finer foliage.
This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;
Oso Easy® Honey Bun Rose is recommended for the following landscape applications;
Planting & Growing
Oso Easy® Honey Bun Rose will grow to be about 4 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 20 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 somewhat tolerant of urban pollution. This particular variety is an interspecific hybrid.