Hot & Sassy™ Rose

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Spicy Little Number - Vivid Interest Hot & Sassy™ Rose!

  • Vibrant Bold Scarlet Color
  • Dark Tangerine, Blue & Purple Highlights
  • Large Bright Yellow Eye
  • Semi-Double
  • Easy Care
  • Compact Miniature Rose
  • Multi-Colored Vivid Blooms
  • Super Showy
  • Specimen, Container & Garden Borders

Do you crave a hint of Latin flavor in your life? Samba, Flamenco, Tango, Rumba, Mambo, Merengue, Salsa. Are your toes tapping yet? If so, then Hot & Sassy™ Rose Bush (Rosa 'WEKaltcingi') is your miniature Rose!

The bush is covered with a colorful mixture of scarlet and dark tangerine, hugging tightly around a bright yellow eye. Each petal is touched by hints of smoky, purple-blue finishing touch that impacts the landscape. Each flower glows like a Brazilian sunset!

Each decorative cluster of semi-double blooms are well-formed with about 15 petals each. The foliage is in perfect proportion with the flowers for a compact little number that spices up your garden!

How to Use Hot & Sassy™ Rose In The Landscape

This is a perfect patio plant to bring pizazz to small gardens or your summer containers. Allowing you to keep this spicy number close by!

You'll want to start collecting small vases to bring these clusters inside to decorate your tablescape with Hot & Sassy™! Perfect for your bouquets and floral arrangements!

Rows of these sassy blooms light up your gardens like brilliant beacons, while a single specimen adds incredible contrast. Pairing beautifully with yellows, blues and orange!

Cottage gardens, Perennial borders, and your Foundation plantings gain a dramatic upgrade! The tidy rounded plant fills out with dark glossy green foliage to highlight the blooms!

#ProPlantTips For Care

Roses do their very best in full sun, and Hot & Sassy™ thrives in it! Growing in USDA growing zones 5-10, Roses prefer good air circulation and morning sun to dry the leaves.

Moderate yet consistent moisture and very rich, organic, well-drained soil are essential to keeping your Rose happy. Mulch to insulate the roots and hold moisture. Just be keep the crown free of debris.

Roses require fertilizer to do their best, so choose a slow-release, organic fertilizer geared for Roses.

Get ready to watch your garden dance with the delicious Hot & Sassy™ Rose! This beauty is in high demand, so head over to and order yours today!

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

Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.

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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Shipping Rates

At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.

From To S&H
0 - 19.99 14.95
20 - 49.99 17.95
50 - 69.99 19.95
70 - 99.99 24.95
100 - 129.99 29.95
130 - 130+ Approx 25%

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Hot & Sassy™ Rose Is Suited to Grow in Zones 6-9
Growing Zones 6-9
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Rosa 'WEKaltcingi'
Type Deciduous
Mature Height 12 - 18 inches
Mature Spread 12 - 18 inches
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Well Drained Soil
Moisture Medium
Growth Rate Fast
Flower Color Scarlet Red & Tangerine Orange
Foliage Color Green
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Pruning Time Early Spring
Fragrant Yes