Big news in the rose world: Knock Out roses, those reblooming, disease-resistant flowers that Will Radler created in 2000, now come in what Star Roses and Plants are calling, “the petite Knock Out rose.” This is the first-ever miniature rose of its kind created after years of research and development.
Unlike the small roses you may buy at a supermarket that die after a week or so, these are plants that rebloom all season long! With the same quality, you can rely on larger Knock Out roses that are the go-to for interior decorators and landscapers in creating outdoor gardens.
Because people are living in smaller spaces, says Star Roses and Plants spokesperson Leah Palmer. Especially millennials who are interested in nature and plants in record numbers but don’t have large properties.
On the other spectrum, there are grandparents who may have downsized but miss gardening and this offers them a scent and sensibility of having a rose bush that’s easily accessible
Plus, this is the ideal solution for patio containers for people to enjoy roses while sipping a gin and tonic or lemonade.
Another bonus is that if you have a garden of any size, this 18” rose bush will be great for borders. Just plant them in front of bouncy hydrangeas or purple salvias.
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