First Editions Plants by Bailey Nurseries, bred by Jean Renault in France
Grows to height/width
4 to 5 feet high, 3 to 4 feet wide
Full sun to part shade
How long has it been on the market?
New introduction for 2017
Consumer care requirements
Diamond Rouge needs to be pruned by 1/3 to 1/2 in late winter and early spring since blooms occur on new growth only. It performs best in well-drained soil.
- Focal point in a summer or fall garden
- Mixed in a cottage or perennial garden for background height
- Use as an informal hedge
- In a foundation planting without being too large that it takes over
- Pruned into a small tree-form