Large-Flowered Climbing Rose
Rosa 'Candy Land'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Candy Land
Additional cultivar information:(PP19776, aka Candy Land, Cl., WEKrosopela)
Hybridized by Carruth
Registered or introduced: 2006
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Class:

Modern Climber

Height:

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)

Spacing:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

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:

Pink blend (pb)

Bloom Shape:

Semi-double

Flower Fragrance:

Slightly Fragrant

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Blooms repeatedly

Habit:

Trained to climb

Patent Information:

Patented

Other Details:

Resistant to black spot

Resistant to mildew

Resistant to rust

Pruning Instructions:

Blooms on new wood; prune early to promote new growth

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

Propagation Methods:

From softwood cuttings

From semi-hardwood cuttings

From hardwood cuttings

By grafting

By budding

Regional

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

Calistoga, California

San Leandro, California

Lawrenceville, Georgia

Shawnee Mission, Kansas

Owensboro, Kentucky

New Hyde Park, New York

Germantown, Tennessee

Maryville, Tennessee

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Negative

On Sep 21, 2014, ChefPebbles from Kissimmee, FL wrote:

Wish I knew what a challenge this rose would bring me before I got it. It is a slow grower, fungus and black spot magnet needs tending to more often than my 9 month old. The blooms are pretty but not worth the stress.

Positive

On Dec 21, 2009, iris28 from (dana)Owensboro, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

the blooms are great i love this rose but is taking forever to get big.

Positive

On May 10, 2008, gfleet from Germantown, TN wrote:

LARGE 5" FLOWER - MARBLED RED & CREAM - STRONG BLOOMER - LIGHT FRAGRANCE - NEEDS PLENTY SUN (ZONE 7b)- KEEP STEMS OFF THE GROUND AND PLENTY BREATHING ROOM IN CENTER OF PLANT OR POSSIBLE BLACKSPOT - I'M USING SYSTEMIC CONTROL FOR DISEASE- A KEEPER IN MY GARDEN