Rosa ‘Golden Wishes’ is a stunning shrub rose that blooms continuously throughout summer and autumn. It bears large, semi-double, bright golden-yellow flowers that fade to a softer yellow as they mature. The blooms have a light fragrance and are held on strong stems that make them ideal for cutting. The foliage is a glossy dark green and provides a beautiful backdrop to the cheerful flowers.This beautiful patio rose forms a neat and compact bush with rich green foliage, making it an ideal gift for any occasion. Whether planted in borders or pots, it will produce an abundance of golden yellow flowers that bloom continuously throughout the summer, bringing warmth and cheer to any garden.
- Common Name(s):Golden Wishes Rose
- Hardiness:Fully hardy
- How big will I get? Rosa ‘Golden Wishes’ can grow to a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.3m.
- Did You Know That:Roses have been cultivated for thousands of years and are one of the oldest flowers in the world?
A rough guide to how this plant will change through the year.
Rosa ‘Golden Wishes’ prefers moist but well-draining soil. This plant can grow in soil with a wide range of pH levels, it is not picky about the pH level of the soil.
Rosa ‘Golden Wishes’ can handle either an exposed or a sheltered position and requires full sun to thrive, this consists of more than six hours of direct sunshine per day.
Rosa ‘Golden Wishes’ should be pruned in late winter or early spring, before new growth begins. Begin by removing any dead, damaged, or diseased wood from the plant, making sure to sterilize your pruning shears between cuts to prevent the spread of disease. Next, cut back any old wood to encourage the growth of new shoots, cutting back to a healthy bud or lateral branch. Remove any weak or spindly growth that won’t produce good blooms, focusing on leaving strong, healthy shoots that will produce plenty of flowers. Finally, shape the plant by cutting back any overly long or unruly shoots, creating a more compact, attractive plant. By following these steps, you can keep your shrub roses healthy and blooming beautifully year after year.
Pest, Diseases and Wildlife
Rosa ‘Golden Wishes’ can have problems with aphids, leafhoppers, and scale insects , it can be vulnerable to certain diseases such as black spot, rust and powdery mildews. It is also known to attract bees, butterflies and other pollinators. It is not considered to be toxic.