The Fairy Rose Small Flowering Shrub is one of the most popular of the Polyantha Roses flowering shrubs which are low compact shrubs that are spreading plants. Growing only 2 to 3 feet high and as wide, The Fairy Rosa also makes an excellent flowering ground cover roses. The beautiful double rosette shaped light pink flowers of The Fairy Rose begin their flowering in late spring to frost.
Also known as Sweetheart Rose,The Fairy Rose works well for planting borders and low hedges and is disease resistant as well as showing resistance to black spot. The Fairy Rose is heavily thorned and has light to no fragrance. Plant in full to partial sun. In early spring, prune The Fairy Rose to 10 to 18 inch above the ground. This moderate grower produces showier winter rose hip fruits.