- Full Sun (At Least 6 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)
- Mature Height 2 Feet
- Mature Spread 2 Feet
- Growing Zones 5 - 8
Flower Carpet® Rose has been the go to plant for a ground cover rose for decades. Up until now, yellow colored roses generally tended to fade to white or change color to coral and orange as it aged. Yellow Flower Carpet® Rose does not fade or change color. It stays evenly yellow and blooms non-stop for the entire summer into the fall. Flower Carpet® Rose can be planted as so much more than just a groundcover. Low informal hedges, erosion control on a hillside, in large hanging baskets, in containers on a deck or as foundation planting around the house,Yellow Flower Carpet ® Rose will perform beautifully.
The sunny yellow blooms of the Flower Carpet® Rose are contrasted by glossy, apple green foliage that is deciduou. Unlike other types of Roses, Flower Carpet® needs very little maintenance once planted and will keep blooming without any deadheading. The shape is very mounded and trailing, making for great weed suppression as it quickly fills a garden space.
Yellow Floral Carpet® Rose Care
Floral Carpet® Roses like a very sunny location where it can have at least 8 hours of direct sun. Shading early in the day or late in the afternoon will not affect blooming negatively. A wide range of soil pH from acidic to alkaline is acceptable. Well drained, moist soil is needed. No Roses like to stand in water and will develop root rot issues. Soils texture can range from very poor and stoney to rich and loamy. Fertilizing should be done annually in the early spring as the new leaves emerge. Using a slow release, well balanced fertilizer will keep blooming vigorous.
Pruning is rarely needed. Only cut back if it outgrows its allocated space. Yellow Floral Carpet® Rose mixes well into many different garden schemes. Cottage Garden, modern container garden and drought tolerant planting. Once the Flower Carpet® Rose is established it is tough as nails.
Yellow Flower Carpet® Rose Spacing
Flower Carpet® Rose is a ground hugging spreader. Height of 2 feet and a width of 5-6 feet. Spacing of plants for ground cover use is recommended at 4-5 feet on center. When planting Flower Carpet® Rose in a container it is recommended to use at least a 24 inch diameter pot.
Yellow Flower Carpet Rose Information
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 5 - 8|
|Plant Type: Bushes|
|Light Exposure: Full Sun (At Least 6 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)|
|Mature Height: 2 Feet|
|Mature Spread: 5 - 6 Feet|
|Spacing: 5 - 6 Feet|
|Flower Color(s): Yellow|
|Flower Description: Lemon-Yellow|
|Foliage Type: Evergreen|
|Foliage Color(s): Green|
|Foliage Description: Glossy, Apple Green|
|Seasonal Interest: Spring Flowering, Summer Flowering, Fall Flowering|
|Tolerates: Heat, Drought|
|Attracts: Bees, Butterflies|
|Uses: Borders, Containers, Groundcovers, Mass Planting, Wildlife Gardens|
|Features: Attracts Pollinators, Deadheading Not Necessary, Low Maintenance|
|Common Name: Yellow Flower Carpet Rose|
|Scientific Name: ROSA `FLOWER CARPET YELLOW`|
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts guarantees your plant(s) will arrive happy and healthy, but the plant(s) are being shipped through the mail and accidents happen. If the plant is dead, has dried out roots or the incorrect item was shipped just notify Plant Addicts within 3 days upon delivery. We may ask for pictures but will try to make it as easy as possible for you. Please note plant(s) with damaged branches or wilted leaves will not qualify for this guarantee. Plants are very resilient and will rebound quickly when cared for correctly.
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Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
We encourage all plant lovers to purchase the Plant Addicts Warranty whether you’re new or an expert. There are many variables outside our control and yours that can cause the demise of your plant(s). Examples would be hungry animals, drought, poor soil conditions, over watering, disease, insects & many other factors. The Plant Addicts Warranty is a 1 year warranty protecting you from all the unknowns and will replace your plant if it moves on to the plant afterlife.
The warranty is purchased on a per plant basis and must be purchased at the same time as the plant purchase. We will cover 100% of the price of the plant but the warranty does not cover shipping cost. Simply let us know if your plant has died within one year of receiving it and we’ll get you a new one shipped out. We may ask for photos for documentation purposes but again we’ll try to make it as easy as possible.
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Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.