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Compact, Re-Blooming Pink Drift® Groundcover Rose

  • Repeat Blooms
  • Easy Care
  • Compact Size
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attractive Foliage

Gardeners across America are growing these easy-peasy, beautiful pink re-blooming groundcover roses. These shrubs give you flush after flush of hot pink rose blooms all growing season long.

The Drift® series was developed by the world famous Meilland Roses & Creations in France. The Pink Drift® Rose (Rosa 'Meijocos' PP18874) is a wonderfully compact choice for small gardens or in tight spots throughout your garden.

Splash out on this vigorous variety, as it requires minimal care. It simply won't give you any fuss. The single blooms resemble wild roses, and these pretty plants are tough enough to handle extreme temperatures- both hot and cold.

Instead, you'll be treated to a delectable shade of rich, clear pink that fades to white in the middle with a yellow center. The flowers are perfectly contrasted against healthy, glossy green foliage. The plant produces an abundance of these pink blooms from spring until frost.

Pink Drift® rose is low growing with distinctive mounded flowers that develop in clusters of 10 - 20 blooms. This gives an incredibly lush look.

And the best part? If you like butterflies, you'll love this plant. Each up tilted, single bloom gives a flat landing pad for them to land on and sip nectar.

You'll love the way the deep pink flowers with a soft faded center bloom in abundance throughout the season.

How to Use Drift Pink Rose in the Landscape

Drift® Roses are a cross between full-size groundcover roses and miniatures. From the groundcover parent, they kept their toughness, disease resistance and winter hardiness. From the miniatures, they inherited their well-managed size and repeat-blooming nature.

Talk about a match made in heaven! These graceful, arching little shrub roses are disease resistant plants that will perform beautifully for you in the landscape.

This rose simply shines when planted in multiples. Use the Pink Drift Rose as a ground cover, mass planting, as a border, or as a container plant.

Plant them all along your front walkway for a cheery welcome or line a white picket fence with a tidy row of them.

The plants will fill in a large open space in a short amount of time. Plant 2 - 3 feet apart for a quick fill. Use it alone in a mass planting for a continuous color palate.

The Pink Drift will look great growing in a patio container. Plant up multiple containers of Pink Drift Roses as a breezy solution to decorate your patio.

Drift roses are wonderful in landscape beds or cascading over a wall to soften the look. Or, or mix it with other flowering perennial plants. There are no bad combinations with this fabulous selection.

#ProPlantTips for Care

The Pink Drift Rose is very low maintenance and disease resistant. It will tolerate a wide range of soils and climates. They are drought tolerant when established but can also withstand moist soils, as long as the drainage is good.

When you first plant your Pink Drift Rose, cut back the entire plant evenly to increase the number of lateral branches and encourage a denser plant.

The Pink Drift Rose may be pruned back to about 6 inches in early spring. Deadheading encourages re-blooming. Fertilize with Dr. Earth's Life Organic and Natural All-Purpose Fertilizer in the spring.

You love the striking color from spring to fall and appreciate their easy care nature all year round. Order 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

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 .655 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
3.5" Container Equal to .67 dry quart / .74 dry liter in volume
4" Container Equal to .87 dry quart / .96 dry liter 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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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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PLANT HIGHLIGHTS

Pink Drift® Groundcover Rose Is Suited to Grow in Zones 4-11
Growing Zones 4-11
More Information
Botanical Name Rosa 'Meijocos'
Foliage Dark Green
Mature Height 2 - 3 feet
Mature Spread 2 - 3 feet
Soil Type Well Drained
Sun Exposure Full Sun, Partial Sun
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color Pink