Compact growth, soft canes, and own-root vigor make this climber fantastically versatile!
Cloak practically any garden structure in crimson blooms! Florentina™ is a lovely, wonderfully floriferous variety that sets big, plush, peony-like red blooms on a soft-caned climbing plant reaching just about 3 feet wide and 7 feet high. A great size for the fence, trellis, or arbor, Florentina™ blends beautifully with Clematis and other climbers and doesn't take everything over.
Florentina™ is part of the Arborose® series from the renowned rose breeders at Kordes. Carefully bred for exceptional disease resistance, own-root vigor, softer canes, and more abundant blooms, this series is a huge improvement for most common garden uses. The manageable size makes Florentina™ a good fit for more garden structures, while the pliable canes makes it easier to train into decorative shapes. Top this off with fantastic garden performance and it is easy to see why Florentina™ is a Zones 5 to 9.