Carefree Spirit 

Medium red.

The 2009 AARS Winner. Finally a true red, hardy shrub rose! An offspring of our popular winner ‘Carefree Delight®’, Meilland hybridized an even better landscape plant that keeps the great foliage of its parent and adds more disease resistance, as well as having an even better plant habit with a great non-fading bright red color. A consensus winner that will work well in all of the climates for which it was tested. Hardy Zone 5.

Red, white center. Single (4-8 petals), cluster-flowered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.

Medium, bushy, mounded.

Height of up to 5′ (up to 150 cm).

Hybridizer: Alain Meilland (France, 2007)


seed: Red Max Graf x Seedling
pollen: Pink Meidiland ® x Immensee (shrub, Kordes 1982)

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