Shrub Rose
Rosa 'Outta The Blue'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Outta The Blue
Additional cultivar information:(PP13449, aka WEKstephitsu)
Hybridized by Carruth
Registered or introduced: 2001
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Class:

Shrub

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Bloom Color:

Mauve and mauve blend (mb)

Bloom Shape:

Double

Flower Fragrance:

Very Fragrant

Bloom Time:

Blooms repeatedly

Habit:

Shrub

Patent Information:

Patented

Other Details:

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Pruning Instructions:

Blooms on old wood; prune after flowering

Blooms on new wood; prune early to promote new growth

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Propagation Methods:

From softwood cuttings

From semi-hardwood cuttings

From hardwood cuttings

From hardwood heel cuttings

By grafting

By budding

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Aromas, California

Palmyra, Illinois

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Tyrone, Pennsylvania

Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

Dallas, Texas

Fate, Texas

Bellingham, Washington

Seattle, Washington

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Gardeners' Notes:

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On Oct 31, 2013, RosinaBloom from Waihi
New Zealand (Zone 1) wrote:

Rose 'Outta The Blue' - a hardy rose - is a brilliant shaded magenta shrub rose, with a cluster flowering habit that bears medium sized double flowers with a mild perfume.