OSO EASY LEMON ZEST®

Rose

Rosa

'Chewhocan'

USPP 26,914; CBR 5130

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  • Disease resistant
  • Continuous blooming
  • Award winner
Description

Non-fade, disease resistant yellow rose. We've evaluated yellow roses for years, looking for one that lived up to our demands for brilliant color and excellent disease-resistance - and Oso Easy Lemon Zest® rose is it. Sunny, canary yellow flowers do not fade to white. It is free-flowering, producing lots of buds which open to self-cleaning flowers. Excellent disease resistance.

Awards
2015 ARS Award of Excellence
USDA Zone
4 - 9 (-30°F/-34°C)
Exposure
Full sun
Height
2 - 3'
Width
2 - 3'
Finish Time
1 season
Type
Deciduous
Bloom Time
Summer
Flower Color
Yellow
Foliage Color
Green
Liner Sizes
2 1/4", 4", Quick Turn, Bare Root

Soil

Moist, well drained, slightly acidic soils are best; that said, roses are known to be quite adaptable to soils except for very wet areas.

Pruning

Prune in spring, cutting back to just above large buds.

Uses

Mass plantings; hedges; mixed borders; foundation plantings; cottage gardens.

Growing Tips

Plant in full sun with good air circulation for best performance. Does not require deadheading to bloom continuously.