During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. This means that even though they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Thursday
Climbing Antique Rose - Super Hardy - 2.5" Pot
Height: 6' Width: 8'
Hardy in zones 4-9
The starter rose you will receive is growing in a 2.5" pot.
During the winter and early spring months plant could be shipped dormant.
A vigorous climber with fully double rose pink flowers. Slightly fragrant and disease resistant. Blooms in early summer. Antique 89 is easily trained to climb a post, as shown in the photo to the left. It can climb about 9 feet or so in Zone 4a. Or it can be left untrained to form a large, arching shrub that will spread about 8-feet wide and get about 6-feet tall. It has healthy foliage and is very winter hardy; it can be left on a trellis with no cane dieback in Zone 4a. It's an easy care rose that's great for all gardens.