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Showbiz Rose

Rosa 'Showbiz'

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Showbiz Rose (Rosa 'Showbiz') at Gertens

Showbiz Rose flowers

Showbiz Rose flowers

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Height:  4 feet

Spread:  24 inches

Sunlight:  full sun 

Hardiness Zone:  5b

Other Names:  Bernhard Daneke Rose, Ingrid Weibull Rose

Group/Class:  Floribunda Rose

Description:

Exciting clusters of illuminating scarlet flowers will stand out in your landscape with this wonderful hardy and vigorous floribunda; blooms constantly throughout the season and will make a stunning visual impact along walkways,borders, and in the garden

Ornamental Features

Showbiz Rose features showy lightly-scented scarlet flowers at the ends of the branches from late spring to mid fall. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The glossy oval compound leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.

Landscape Attributes

Showbiz Rose is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.

This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. It is a good choice for attracting bees to your yard. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;

  • Spiny

Showbiz Rose is recommended for the following landscape applications;

  • Mass Planting
  • Hedges/Screening
  • General Garden Use

Planting & Growing

Showbiz Rose will grow to be about 4 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 24 inches. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. It grows at a fast rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 30 years.

This shrub should only be grown in full sunlight. It does best in average to evenly moist conditions, but will not tolerate standing water. It is not particular as to soil type or pH. It is highly tolerant of urban pollution and will even thrive in inner city environments. This particular variety is an interspecific hybrid.

Gertens Sizes and Prices

Patio Tree #5 container-$76.99

*Sizes and pricing subject to change. Please contact store for more information

 
 
Hardiness Zone Plant Height Minimum Sunlight
Characteristics
Massing  Screening  Garden 
Applications
Flowers  Attracts Wildlife 
Ornamental Features