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Rosa 'Martin Frobisher'

#COPF

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More About 'Martin Frobisher' (COPF)

  • Clusters of slightly fragrant, double, light pink flowers
  • New leaves emerge reddish, on spiny stems,turning dusty green and then to yellow in the fall
  • Red fruits persist into the winter
  • Upright, arching habit features reddish stems
  • Resistant to black spot
  • Bloom Time: Early summer until frost
  • Type: Hybrid rugosa, Shrub

Zone:

3

Height:

100-125 cm

Spread:

100-125 cm

Colour:

Pink (pale)
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Martin Frobisher Rose Growing and Maintenance Tips

 'Martin Frobisher' tolerates some salt spray. 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. 


'Martin Frobisher' (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
Fruit
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Lt. Spr-Sum
Summer

Habit

Upright
Clumping

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Hedge
Roadside planting