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Cinco de Mayo™ Rose

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Flirty, Smokey Cinco de Mayo Rose

  • Floribunda Rose
  • All American Rose Selection Winner
  • Unforgettable Flowering Display
  • Spiraled Double Blooms
  • Exotic Color Blends Smoked Lavender and Rusty Red-Orange
  • Up to 25 Lavishly Ruffled Petals Per Bloom
  • Held in Large Clusters
  • Long, Pointed Buds
  • Lightly Fragrant
  • Super Clean Foliage Stays Glossy Green All Season
  • Excellent Disease Resistance

Add spicy flair to your summertime garden with these near-effortless, rounded, bushy Roses. Cinco de Mayo™ (Rosa 'WEKcobeju' PP19148) has won the hearts of people across the country with their non-stop blooms.

This is a seedling of 'Julia Child' that puts a whole new spin on flower power. Inheriting Julia Child's profuse blooming tendency; these blooms never stop poppin' open and flaunt their flirty fiesta colors.

The feisty color is a dynamic mix of smoky lavender and rusty red-orange. It takes on a smokier tone in cooler weather.

A low maintenance gem, Cinco de Mayo also has great disease resistance and wide adaptability. Super clean glossy green foliage makes a great backdrop for the blooms.

This notable addition to Tom Carruth's portfolio truly outdoes itself each season. These hardworking bushes pump out flush after flush of gorgeous bloom clusters from late spring through frost.

Snip whole clusters for indoor cut flower arrangements. One or two is all you need for a lush tabletop display of showy, spiraled, ruffled blooms!

Give yourself this spicy joy! Cinco de Mayo makes an incredible gift plant, too.

Keep them in patio pots for a fun decoration. They'll live for many, many years with proper care.

Don't miss out on this unique color-changing flower display. Order Cinco de Mayo Rose from NatureHills.com today!

How to Use Cinco de Mayo Rose in the Landscape

You'll be proud to show off Cinco de Mayo Rose in your space. This is a medium, rounded and bushy plant with glossy green foliage.

The warm tones of Cinco de Mayo Rose blends perfectly with any color in the garden! Keep your guests guessing the color of each bloom.

Freshen up mature plantings with Cinco de Mayo Rose. The pleasing mounded habit works equally well in the border, or as a hedge.

Space them three feet apart, measuring from the center of one to the center of the next. You'll have a zesty low hedge in a season or two.

Add more rows, staggered in zigzagging rows behind the first to create an effective mass planting. The depth and breadth of color tones are extraordinary!

Of course, you can easily nestle several amongst your favorite perennials. No Butterfly Garden would be complete without extended bloomers like Cinco de Mayo!

#ProPlantTips for Care

Supply full sun and plenty of air circulation for your Roses. They also need well-drained soil; as their roots won't tolerate standing water.

If your soil is heavy, or stays soggy after rain...elevate them in raised beds. You can easily grow Roses in outdoor containers to improve drainage, too.

Dig your planting hole twice as wide as the roots, but no deeper. Keep the soil level the same as we have grown in at the nursery.

Be sure to add the symbiotic ingredients of Nature Hills Root Booster to the planting hole. This life-long formula never wears out in it's support of tiny feeder roots.

Give Cinco de Mayo Roses consistent water, especially container-grown plants. Add a three-inch layer of mulch around your plant, and pull it back away from touching the canes.

Don't forget to apply specialty Rose fertilizer according to the label instructions. Reblooming Roses do best with supplemental feeding.

In fall, bag and remove all leaf litter. In colder zones, late November is the right time to mound up mulch over the remaining canes for overwintering.

Wait to prune Roses until early spring. Pull the mulch away and prune each of the Rose canes down to 6 - 8 inches at a 45-degree angle just above a nice, fat bud.

It's no wonder Cinco de Mayo won the coveted All American Rose Selection. Order yours from NatureHills.com today...we'll ship it when the time is right for planting in your area!

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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PLANT HIGHLIGHTS

Cinco de Mayo™ Rose Is Suited to Grow in Zones 6-10
Growing Zones 6-10
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Rosa 'WEKcobeju'
Type Deciduous
Mature Height 3 - 4 feet
Mature Spread 3 - 4 feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Type Well Drained
Moisture Moderate
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color Red, Orange, Lavender
Foliage Color Green
Pollinator Friendly Yes
When To Prune Early Spring
Fragrant Yes