|Light:||Sun; will tolerate some light dappled shade.|
|Seasonal Interest:||Spring to frost|
|Color/Feature:||Cherry red, single blossoms. New foliage dark maroon color. Mature foliage is dark green. Orange-red rose hips provide added winter interest.|
|Maintenance:||Prune back by 1/3 in late winter; prune lightly to promote more blooms in summer.|
|Rosa ‘Knock Out’
Introduced in 2000. Designated an All American Rose Selection. No fragrance. Blooms are 3 to 3½ inches in diameter with 7-13 petals. NOTE: There are new varieties of the Knock Out® rose available but are not yet designated EarthKind™–Pink Double, Sunny, Double, Pink, Blushing and Rainbow.
Learn about other water-wise roses for Lubbock County, courtesy of Lubbock Master Gardener Association.