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'Compassion' is a Rose variety in the Rosa genus with a scientific name of Rosa. It grows mainly as a Perennial, which means it typically grows best over a long period (from 3 years+). Compassion is known for its Shrub habit and growing to a height of approximately 2.00 metres (6.50 feet).

Compassion Rose needs a moderate amount of maintenance, so some level of previous experience comes in handy when growing this plant. Ensure that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant and keep an eye out for pests.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Compassion have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Compassion

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Compassion is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Compassion are Zone 5 and Zone 9. Ideally plant in loamy soil and try to keep the ph of your soil between the range of 5.5 and 6.5 as Compassion likes to be in weakly acidic soil.

Growing Compassion from seed

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 3.96 feet (1.22 metres) and sow at a depth of around 0.25 inches (0.64 cm).

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Compassion about 35 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Compassion

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Compassion is a hardy plant.

Harvesting Compassion

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