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Rosa 'David Thompson'

#COPF

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More About 'David Thompson' (COPF)

  • Clusters of fragrant, semi-double, crimson flowers
  • Textured, dark green leaves on spiny stems turn red in the fall
  • Spreading, mounded habit
  • Resistant to black spot and disease
  • Type: Hybrid rugosa, Shrub

Zone:

3

Height:

80-100 cm

Spread:

100-125 cm

Colour:

Crimson
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David Thompson Rose Growing and Maintenance Tips

Roses grow best in a moist, slightly acidic, well-drained soil, in full sun. Deadheading will promote further flowering and it is best to avoid watering or wetting the leaves when they are exposed to the sun. 


'David Thompson' (COPF) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Fragrant
Fragrant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fall Color
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Lt. Spr-Sum
Summer

Habit

Mounding
Spreading

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Foundation planting
Specimen