Rosa 'F J Grootendorst'

F J Grootendorst Rose

Categories: Roses

A Hybrid Rugosa of a different ilk, the blooms of which resemble small, red carnations with fringed petals and are produced in clusters on a tall upright plant with small, palish green leaves. A profuse bloomer that makes a nice pillar or tall narrow hedge. 

More About Rosa 'F J Grootendorst'

  • old time rose

Rugosa roses are very tolerant of harsh conditions. They can tolerate wind, poor soil and salt spray. Grootendorst grow best in fertile, moist, well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade.

We do NOT SHIP plants. ALL Sales are in person at our garden center.


2-5 ft


2-4 ft

Hardiness Zone:


Rosa 'F J Grootendorst' Characteristics


  • Screening/Hedge
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Container
  • Small / Miniature
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Specimen
  • Fragrant
  • Hedging
  • Mass Plant

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant


  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Does best in full sun
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Slow

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Re-bloomer
  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • All Season

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Tolerates most soils

Fall Color

  • Yellow

Flower Color

  • Red


  • Orange-red


  • Spreading
  • Mounding