Peach Drift® Rose
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Peach Drift® Rose

Peach Drift® Rose

$54
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  • Young, affordable starter plant
  • May need to be transplanted into 3 gallon pot for more nurturing before planting into landscape
  • Healthy, mature plant
  • Ready to immediately be planted into landscape
  • Large healthy plant
  • Ready to immediately be planted into landscape

'Meiggili’ PP 18,542

 

The Drift® Rose is a hybrid rose bush that incorporates the toughness and resilience of larger ground cover roses and the beauty of miniature roses. Peach Drift® Rose is one of the most abundant flowering dwarf shrubs available. Soft peach blooms cover the plant from mid-spring to the first hard freeze of late fall. Peach Drift® Rose pairs well with perennials in any landscape. This low laying plant is perfect for use as ground cover, but many people will use these for contrast against other shrubs or trees.

Joseph's Take

Joseph's Take

Drift Roses are great for mass planting in groups of random colors. I usually plant at least five of these in groups with at least three colors per group. Drift Roses bloom best the following year if they are trimmed by half during each winter. Other than that, they are very low maintenance.

Hardiness Map
Mature Height: 2'
Mature Width: 3'
Flower Season: Spring through Frost
Sun: Full Sun
Hardiness Zone: 4 to 11
This plant is suitable for the low temperates below:
Temp (F)
Zone
Temp (C)
-30 to -20
4
-34.4 to -28.9
-20 to -10
5
-28.9 to -23.3
-10 to 0
6
-23.3 to -17.8
0 to 10
7
-17.8 to -12.2
10 to 20
8
-12.2 to -6.7
20 to 30
9
-6.7 to -1.1
30 to 40
10
-1.1 to 4.4
40 to 50
11
4.4 to 10.0

Since lower spreading plants like the Drift® Rose tend to work better accompanying other larger plants, it is better to plant these in front of taller plants especially since they have a good spread to cover up unsightly empty spots and they add a great color to the landscape. Drift® Roses are great to use on sunny slopes since most slope plants do not look as good as a Drift® Rose.

J