Climbing roses should be planted after the last frost date, which varies by growing zone. In warm southern climates, early March will be appropriate, while midwestern gardeners should wait until late April. At the northernmost edge of this plant's hardiness zone, they should be planted around Mother's Day.How long does it take for a pearly gates climbing rose to grow?
Pearly Gates Climbing Rose is a vigorous climber, and will reach its full height of up to 12 feet within just a few years. You can expect this climbing rose to grow at a rate of at least two feet per year, with lots of gorgeous flowers along the way. Pearly Gates Climbing Rose blooms on both old and new wood, so pruning is simple—go ahead and remove unwanted canes and height to keep the plant at the size you desire.Does the Pearly Gates climbing rose need a trellis?
All climbing roses need some form of support to prevent the canes arching over and becoming damaged. Pearly Gates is too tall for most fences or obelisk-style supports, so a trellis is a smart look for this climber. Arches are another option, and netting can be used to position Pearly Gates against a tall wall or building.Do climbing roses attract bees or other pollinators?
Roses are not generally thought of as bee-heavy plants, due to their tightly-packed petals that keep nectar and pollen within the plant. However, the fragrance of these sweet-scented blooms certainly does attract butterflies, and birds often enjoy the rose hips after blooming time has come and gone.Do climbing rose bushes bloom all summer?
Pearly Gates Climbing Rose blooms all summer and into fall, so you'll enjoy a nice, long season with this vigorously climbing beauty. This plant also blooms on both old and new wood, so new growth won't go bare. If you want big, voluptuous roses on a modern climber, Pearly Gates is truly a must-have variety.
When will my order ship?
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:
|2023 Spring Shipping Schedule|
|5A||3/27/23 - 5/26/23|
|5B||3/13/23 - 5/26/23|
|6A||2/27/23 - 5/26/23|
|6B||2/27/23 - 5/26/23|
|7A & 7B||2/20/23 - 5/26/23|
|8A & 8B||2/13/23 - 5/26/23|
|9A - 10B||1/16/23 - 5/26/23|
|Last Order Date||All Zones: 5/22/23|
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