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Night Owl is part of the Rosa genus and is a Rose variety. Its scientific name is Rosa 'Night Owl'. This variety typically blooms in the following colours:   Dark red and   Barn red and   Pansy purple, and produces a distinctive medium clove scent.The mature flowers are of a Semi-double form. The leaves of this particular variety normally show as   Dark olive green colour. Night Owl grows as a Perennial and is a Flower. Being a Perennial, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Night Owl is known for its Shrub habit and growing to a height of approximately 2.00 metres (6.50 feet). Expect blooming to occur in late spring.

This plant tends to need a moderate amount of maintenance, so ensuring that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for Night Owl Rose is quite important to ensure you have a happy and healthy plant.

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

How to grow Night Owl

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

Prune this rose in early Spring.

A partial sun position will ensure your plant thrives and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Night Owl is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. Use USDA Hardiness Zone 5 - 9 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant. Night Owl requires a loamy soil with a ph of 4.5 - 8.0 - it grows best in moderately acidic soil to weakly alkaline soil.

Growing Night Owl 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 Night Owl about 35 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Night Owl

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

Harvesting Night Owl

Night Owl Patent Information

Patent #18,740

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