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Nothing beats the non-stop showing of vibrant flower colors that the annual Moss Rose provides all summer long.
Moss Rose flowers can be either single or double ruffled blossoms in many colors and color combinations.
Moss Roses look their best on bright sunny days where you'll find their blooms fully opened up.
Growing Requirements for Moss Roses
The low maintenance Moss Roses enjoy full sun and are extremely heat and drought tolerant.
They should be planted 8-12 inches apart in sandy, well drained soil.
Water thoroughly until the plants are established, then you can cut back watering considerably.
Once established, feed monthly with a low nitrogen fertilizer
Each fast growing plant will reach a height of 6-8 inches and a 6-8 inch width.
Moss Rose is excellent for growing in containers and hanging baskets because of their cascading growth habit.