Rosa virginiana

Virginia Rose



Deciduous rose 1 to 3 feet tall, less frequently to 6 feet, and spreading 5 to 10 feet. Blooms in spring to early summer with fragrant and attractive pink flowers with a yellow center. Attracts birds and butterflies! Best grown in medium to wet, well-drained soil in full sun. Water roots deeply on summer mornings.

Plant Overview:

Plant Family:Rosaceae
Plant Duration:Perennial
Plant Type:Shrubs/Subshrub
South Jersey Native Range:South Jersey
Attracts Pollinators and Wildlife:Butterflies, Birds, Bees
Bloom Time:June to August
Global and State Rank:SNR, G5
Commercially available landscape plant?Yes
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Type:Clay, Sandy, Loam
Soil Moisture:Wet, Moist
Soil pH:Slightly Acidic, Acidic
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Sun
Light Range:Sun
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Wet, Moist

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