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Rosa damascena

Summer Damask Rose

These roses have bushy habits and low-maintenance requirements that make them well-suited for landscaping, for containers or flowering hedges. They mix well with other shrubs, perennials or ground covers. Many have long blooming periods. Most are commonly available. Buy old or species types from specialty nurseries.
Rosa damascena, Summer Damask Rose
First cultivated by the Romans, their petals are still prized for potpourri and rose oil. Double or semi-double flowers bloom once in midsummer. R. d. semperflorens often blooms again in fall.

Attributes - Rosa damascena

Plant Type: Rose

Bloom Season: Mid Summer

Flower Color: Pink, White

Foliage: Evergreen

Height: 4 ft. to 6 ft.

Width: 6 ft.

Sunlight: Full Sun

Climate: Zones 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11

Notes: Thrives in Hot Climates. Container Plants, Cut Flowers, Fragrant, Showy Flowers. Susceptible to Aphids, Black Spot, Powdery Mildew, Rust, Spider Mites, Thrips.

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