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Damascus Rose, Scented Rose (Any Color) - Plant

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Damascus roses are known for its distinct fragrance. Enjoy the real and oldest scent of rose.

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About Damascus Rose

The Damascus rose is a deciduous shrub growing up to 2.5 meters tall, the stems densely armed with stout, curved prickles and stiff bristles. The leaves are pinnate shape, with five or rarely seven leaflets. The roses are a light to moderate pink colored. The relatively small flowers bloom in groups.

It is considered an important type of Old Rose.

Plant Specifications

Plant Height13 inch (33 cm)
Plant Spread 4 inch (10 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Damask rose, rose of Castile
Maximum Reachable Height Up to 8 feet
Flower Colour Pink
Bloom Time Spring, Summer
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting and care

  • Slow release or organic fertilizers applied to the ground are the most effective; however foliar feeds are also valuable for a quick effect and to help keep the leaves healthy.
  • Mulching with organic matter (a very wide range is available) is a very important part of rose growing, helping to conserve water, keeping the ground cool and feeding the micro-organisms and worms in the soil.
  • Regular watering is essential, the rose will be stronger, healthier and, most importantly, produce more flowers.
  • Early spring is the best time to prune and cut 1/4 inch above a bud eye so the bud eye doesnt dry out.

    Damascus Rose care

    Best planting season of Rose plants are in July - August at 75 cm x 75 cm spacing. Rose plant propagation is cutting and budding. At the time of plantation, use a potting mix as soil, vermicompost, and coco peat. Re-pooting is done in a spring season.

    Sunlight Full to partial sunlight
    Watering Moderately
    Soil Clay or loamy soil
    Temperature 15 to 38 degrees C
    Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer.

    Damascus Rose special feature

    Attractive scented flowers

    Damascus Rose uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • Roses are best known as ornamental plants grown for their flowers in the garden and sometimes indoors
    • They have been also used for commercial perfumery and commercial cut flower crops
    • Some are used as landscape plants, for hedging

    Culinary Use:

    • Rose hips are occasionally made into jam, jelly, marmalade, and soup or are brewed for tea, primarily for their high vitamin C content
    • They are also pressed and filtered to make rose hip syrup

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Rose plant need direct sunlight?

    Yes, Rose plant need at least 4-6 hours of direct bright sunlight a day.

    When to prune Rose plants?

    Prune the Rose plant in October-November month to get quality flowers.

    What fertilizer can be used for Rose plants?

    Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season (Sep-Oct).

    Why Rose plant leaves turn yellow?

    The main reasons of Rose leaves turning yellow are as follows 1. Due to over watering to plant. 2.Rose plant does not get proper sunlight. 3.Lack of nutrient. 4.Disease and pest infestation.

    Which Rose plant is best?

    Best Rose plant is decided on the basis their use or purpose 1. For pot culture miniature and dwarf varieties are best. 2.For Fragrance damask Rose. 3.For garden display floribunda are best. Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    How to grow Rose plant in a pot?

    To grow Rose plant in a pot consider the following points 1. To grow plant in pot it should be of 7-10 inch upper diameter with drainage hole-and overgrown plant is transferred in to main field. 2. Sunlight- At least 4-6 hours of natural direct bright sunlight is required. 3. Soil- Soil or potting mixture should be well drained, fertile and nutrient rich. 4. Water- Water the plant when 1-2 inch surface soil layer feels dry to touch. 5. Fertilizer - Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season (Sep-Oct). Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    Why my Rose plant is dying?

    The main reasons of dying Rose plant are as follows 1. Over watering to Rose plant. 2. No proper sunlight 3. Heavy infestation of Pest and Disease.

    How often should Rose plants be watered?

    1. Water the plant as per requirement by checking 1-2 inch layer of surface soil feels dry to touch then water the Rose plant. 2. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season. Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    Can Rose plant survive winter?

    Yes Rose plant survive in winter but not at chilling temperature. Optimum temperature range is 25-30 degree Celsius.

    How to grow Rose plant at home?

    Rose Plant is grown by cuttings and graftings. Consider the following points to grow plant. 1. Sunlight- At least 4-6 hours of direct bright sunlight is required. 2. Soil- Soil should be well drained, fertile and nutrient rich. 3. Water- Water the plant when 1-2 inch surface soil layer feels dry to touch. 4. Fertilizer - Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season (Sep-Oct). Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    Why Rose plant is not flowering?

    The most general reasons of not flowering Rose plant are as follows. 1. Lack of proper nutrient ( mainly Phosphorus). 2.Improper water and sunlight availability.

    Is Rose plant good for home?

    Yes, Rose plant is best flowering plant for home by various attractive color and fragrance which spreads happiness in home.

    Can a Rose plant grow indoors?

    Yes, Rose plant can be grow indoor (Like Window sills etc.) with at least 4-6 hours direct bright sunlight a day.

    How long do Rose plants last?

    Rose plants are perennial plants and with proper care and management can survive more than 5 years.

    Are Rose plants poisonous for animals?

    No, Rose plants are not poisonous but eating of Rose with thorns by animal may cause damage to them.

    How to Rose plant grow faster?

    To grow Rose plant faster consider the following points 1. Sunlight- At least 4-6 hours of direct bright sunlight is required. 2. Soil- Soil should be well drained, fertile and nutrient rich. 3. Water- Water the plant when 1-2 inch surface soil layer feels dry to touch. 4. Fertilizer - Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season (Sep-Oct). Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    Can Rose plant grow without sunlight?

    No, Rose plant require at least 4-6 hours of direct bright sunlight a day.

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