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Cultural Details for Rosa x 'Bonica'

Common Name:
Bonica Rose

Growth Rate:

Average Mature Height:
5'

Average Mature Width:
4.5-5'

Flower Details:
Medium pink buds open to pastel pink 3" wide flowers with 50 petals. Blooms all summer

Fruit Details:
Bright orange-red hips

Fall Color:
None

Bark Details:

Disease / Insect Problems or Resistance:
Resistance to black spot and mildew

Native Habitat:

Other Features:

Culture and Care:
Early spring and mid-summer fungicide applications are recommended.

This plant was blooming:
6/21/2010 - 8/20/2010
8/17/2007 - 8/31/2007

Plantings of this cultivar at Boone County Arboretum:
Bed 164, Bed 168, Bed 184

    The information on this page may have come from one or more of the following sources:
  • Dirr, Michael. Manual of Woody Landscape Plants. Stipes Publishing. 1998.
  • Hightshoe, Gary L. Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for Urban and Rural America. John Wiley & Sons. 1988.
  • North Carolina Extension Plant Fact Sheets. www.ces.ncsu.edu
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database. www.hort.uconn.edu