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Sweet Hips® Rose

The rose you want to go to fruit

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  • flowering dateBlooms cover the plant in early summer, sporadic bloom through frost
  • hardiness zone3-10
  • height4 - 6 feet
  • restricted statesAE AK GU HI PR
  • ship as4" POT
  • sun exposureFull Sun
  • Effortless Elegance: Beautiful blooms with minimal upkeep.
  • Thrives in Varied Climates: Resilient in different weather, less worry for you.
  • Culinary and Visual Treat: From garden to table with the best tasting Hips of any rose variety. If you don't agree we'll refund your money

Meet THE preeminent Rosa rugosa hybrid available.

From Garden to Table: Imagine stepping into your garden and finding ingredients for your next delicious creation. The Sweet Hips Rose offers this unique opportunity. Its rose hips, rich in flavor, are perfect for making homemade jellies, syrups and even tea. This plant isn't just a pretty face; it's a source of culinary exploration, providing fresh, home-grown ingredients right at your fingertips.

Adaptable Growth, Less Stress: Gardening can sometimes be a challenge, especially with changing climates. The Sweet Hips Rose eases this worry. Adaptable to various weather conditions, it thrives where other plants might struggle. This means you can enjoy a flourishing garden without the stress of unpredictable weather patterns.

Low Maintenance, High Impact: The Sweet Hips Rose is also about bringing beauty to your garden with minimal effort. It blooms vibrant pink flowers that create an eye-catching display from early summer to fall. And the best part? It achieves this splendor without the need for constant care. This plant is ideal for those who love gardening but have limited time for upkeep.

Incorporate the Sweet Hips® Rose into your garden for a delightful dual-purpose experience. It’s a testament to Spring Hill's dedication to offering plants that are both beautiful and beneficial. With Sweet Hips Rose, you're not just planting a flower; you're adding a versatile, resilient, and low-maintenance gem to your outdoor space.

Self–pollinating. Rosa rugosa 'KAPswehp'

Sweet Hips® Rose is now an award-winning rose--Winner of the William Cecil Award for Best General Impression and Winner of the Lord Burleigh Award for Most Disease Resistant Rose.

Product Details

  • botanical nameRosa rugosa 'KAPswehp' PP30888
  • flowering dateBlooms cover the plant in early summer, sporadic bloom through frost
  • flower colorPink
  • foliage typeLeathery, wrinkled, dark green leaves grow on prickly stems
  • formRose
  • hardiness zone3-10
  • height4 - 6 feet
  • planting instructionsPlant with bud union at soil surface or 2 inches below in cold climates
  • pruningRemove spent blossoms, dead wood, rubbing canes, weak growth and suckers. Spray or dust weekly for insects and disease. Good air circulation promotes vigorous and healthy growth and helps control foliar diseases. Remove spent flowers to encourage rebloom. Prune as needed in late winter to early spring.
  • restricted statesAE AK GU HI PR
  • shipping seasonSpring
  • ship as4" POT
  • spacing5 - 6 feet
  • spread6 feet
  • sun exposureFull Sun

Shipping Schedule

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:

2024 Spring Shipping Schedule
Zone Most Dormant Bareroot & Potted Perennials, and Shrubs
3A-3B 4/29/24 - 6/7/24
4A-4B 4/29/24 - 6/7/24
5A 4/18/24 - 6/7/24
5B 3/25/24 - 6/7/24
6A 3/11/24 - 6/7/24
6B 2/26/24 - 6/7/24
7A 2/22/24 - 6/7/24
7B 2/19/24 - 5/31/24
8A 2/15/24 - 5/10/24
8B 2/12/24 - 5/10/24
9A-10B 2/5/24 - 5/10/24
Last Order Date Zones 3A - 7A: 6/3/24
Zones 7B - 10B: 5/6/24

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