Rosa ‘Hansa’ or Rose ‘Hansa’ is also known as Rosa rugosa ‘Hansa’. It is part of the Rosaceae family of plants. Rosa ‘Hansa’ is a deciduous, shrub rose. It is suckering. It is a hybrid rugosa rose.
Rosa ‘Hansa’ is a shrub rose that grows to 5ft or 1.5m tall. It has prickly stems. It has dark green foliage. Rosa ‘Hansa’ flowers starting in May and through the summer. The flowers are deep crimson-rose and double. It is very fragrant. It produces orangish-red hips.
How to grow Rosa ‘Hansa’:
Grow Rosa ‘Hansa’ in the sun or partial shade. Plant it rich, slightly acidic and moist soil that is well-drained. Sun is important to prevent disease and maximize flowering. Avoid overhead watering for the same reason. Deadhead flowers to encourage more flowers. Prune in early spring. Watch out for powdery mildew, black spot, rust, aphids, leafhoppers and spider mites.