Tropical Lightning Rose Overview
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Tropical Lightning™ Rose

As low as $54.95
Availability: In stock
SKU
10002325
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High Impact Climber

Dreaming of Hawaii, but live somewhere like Tulsa, Dallas, Marietta or Modesto?

Crave bright, happy color all day long? Don't take life too seriously?

Are you an outgoing type who loves answering questions about their climbing rose from visitors and even people walking past your yard?

Then Tropical Lightning™ (Rosa 'ORAlodsem') is your rose! Even the name has a ton of pizzazz, doesn't it?

This is an improved climber that flowers all season long. The fragrant blooms are deliciously large, high-centered and full.

Each bloom has between 26 - 40 orange and cream petals that are streaked with wonderful smoky blends and stripes. Your eyes will literally be drawn to this dynamic selection from early spring all the way through fall.

A suggestion? Put this stunning plant front and center and let it take center stage. It's where it belongs, after all.

Train it on a sturdy trellis to shade a comfy cushioned couch and bring a small outdoor table. Have yourself a wonderful "stay-cation" with this year's hottest beach read. We won't tell if you mix up a batch of fruity Hurricanes.

You might wind up sharing a glass with that curious passersby. This rose attracts attention!

Order this very special selection today!

  • Incredible Color
  • Fragrant
  • Climbing Rose

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

About Plant Sentry™

Plant Sentry is designed to protect both consumers and the nursery trade from invasive plant pests and diseases. Sites that display the Plant Sentry protection badge are protected from consumers buying and nurseries shipping material carrying invasive pests and diseases.

This proprietary eCommerce software prevents the shipment of a restricted plant to each state. The Plant Sentry system includes a shipment certification program. The Plant Sentry Compliance Officer works closely with NatureHills.com and each nursery or fulfillment center to ensure only compliant plants are sold to customers.

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Shipping

To obtain a more accurate shipment time-frame, simply enter your zip code in the “Find Your Growing Zone” box to the right. Our plants are grown all over the country and lead time on items may be different because of this. Once your order is placed, you will also receive the specific shipment time-frame information as part of your order confirmation. Once an item ships, you will receive shipment notification and tracking numbers, so you can follow along while your plant travels to your doorstep.

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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PLANT HIGHLIGHTS

Tropical Lightning™ Rose Is Suited to Grow in Zones 6-9
Growing Zones 6-9
More Information
Botanical Name Rosa 'ORAlodsem'
Foliage Deciduous
Mature Height 10 - 12 feet
Mature Spread 4 - 5 feet
Soil Type Well Drained Soil
Moisture Medium
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color Orange and Cream Blend
Foliage Color Green, Red