BAILEY NURSERIES

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

Sun/shade requirements

Full sun to part shade

Habit

Compact

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.

USDA Zones

Zone 4-8

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  • 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