|Seasonal Interest:||Spring to frost|
|Color/Feature:||Semi-double blossoms, deep rich pink. Colors are more vivid in cool weather of spring and fall. Olive green foliage|
|Maintenance:||Prune back by 1/3 in late winter; remove spent blooms to encourage repeat blooms.|
|Rosa ”Carefree Beauty’
Developed by Dr. Griffith Buck at Iowa State University. Also known as “Katy Road Pink’. Moderately fragrant, 4-5” blooms with up to 20 petals each. Attractive accent for perennial borders and beds, good in groups of 3-5. Creates large orange-red hips.
Learn about other water-wise roses for Lubbock County, courtesy of Lubbock Master Gardener Association.