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Rosa ‘Don Juan’ (Climbing Rose)

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Rich with a strong rose fragrance, Rosa ‘Don Juan’ is a climbing hybrid tea rose with very large, full, cupped-to-flat, dark velvety red flowers, up to 4 in. across (10 cm), having as many as 30-35 petals. Blooming in flushes from early summer and throughout the season, the sumptuous blooms stand out against the leathery foliage of glossy, dark green leaves and make an impressive display. Regarded as one of the best of the red climbers, this rose has seduced gardeners and rosarians for more than half a century. A spectacular climbing rose for walls, arbors, fences, pillars, or other structures. Excellent as cut flowers too.

  • Grows up to 12-14 ft. tall (360-420 cm) and 3-6 ft. wide (90-180 cm).
  • Perfect climber for walls, arbors, fences, or other garden structures. Plant it where you will be able to enjoy its perfume daily: near a doorway, along a path, near your patio or deck. Excellent cut flowers.
  • Best grown in full sun, in rich, fertile, moist, well-drained soils.
  • Bred by Michele Malandrone (Italy, 1958)

Requirements

Hardiness 5 - 9
Heat Zones 5 - 9
Plant Type Climbers, Roses
Plant Family Rosaceae
Genus Rosa, Rosa - Climbing Rose
Common names Rose
Exposure Full Sun
Season of Interest Summer (Early, Mid, Late)
Fall
Height 12' - 14'
(3.7m - 4.3m)
Spread 3' - 6'
(90cm - 180cm)
Spacing 72" (180cm)
Maintenance Average
Water Needs Average
Soil Type Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil pH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Moist but Well-Drained, Well-Drained
Characteristics Cut Flowers, Fragrant, Showy
Attracts Butterflies
Garden Uses Arbors, Pergolas, Trellises, Wall-Side Borders, Walls And Fences
Garden Styles Traditional Garden, Informal and Cottage, City and Courtyard
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While every effort has been made to describe these plants accurately, please keep in mind that height, bloom time, and color may differ in various climates. The description of these plants has been written based on numerous outside resources.
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Requirements

Hardiness 5 - 9
Heat Zones 5 - 9
Plant Type Climbers, Roses
Plant Family Rosaceae
Genus Rosa, Rosa - Climbing Rose
Common names Rose
Exposure Full Sun
Season of Interest Summer (Early, Mid, Late)
Fall
Height 12' - 14'
(3.7m - 4.3m)
Spread 3' - 6'
(90cm - 180cm)
Spacing 72" (180cm)
Maintenance Average
Water Needs Average
Soil Type Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil pH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Moist but Well-Drained, Well-Drained
Characteristics Cut Flowers, Fragrant, Showy
Attracts Butterflies
Garden Uses Arbors, Pergolas, Trellises, Wall-Side Borders, Walls And Fences
Garden Styles Traditional Garden, Informal and Cottage, City and Courtyard
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