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R. K. Witherspoon rose

Rosa 'R. K. Witherspoon'

Rosa 'R. K. Witherspoon' 

This hybrid tea rose has beautiful champagne white flowers blushed with pink and yellow at the base. Its long stems are perfect for cutting, and the blooms emit a strong, sweet fragrance.

Noteworthy CharacteristicsGood grower and good bloomer. Performs well in heat.

CareHybrid tea roses generally require more care than other roses.

PropagationSport of Tiffany

ProblemsDeer, rose slugs, Japanese beetles, and a number of diseases can affect roses. Information provided by Witherspoon Rose Culture

  • Genus : Rosa
  • Plant Height : 3 to 6 feet
  • Plant Width : 3 to 6 feet
  • Zones : 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
  • Plant Seasonal Interest : Fall Interest
  • Characteristics : Fragrant Flowers
  • Uses : Front Yard, Sun
  • Light : Full Sun
  • Moisture : Medium Moisture
  • Growth Rate : Moderate
  • Maintenance : Moderate
  • Plant Type : Shrubs
  • Bloom Time : Summer
  • Flower Color : White

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