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Height: 3-6 feet tall and wide

Light: Full sun; tolerates light shade

Soil: Moist to wet, boggy

Bloom: Fragrant pink with yellow centers, May-July

Fruit: Red, September-October

Foliage: Deciduous, red fall

Landscape: Butterfly, rain garden

Resistance: Seasonal flooding

More information and native range here

Photos: Creative Commons

Swamp Rose

3 Gallons
  • Pollinator value: Very High

    Birds, butterflies, moths, native bees.  Beautiful red blooms followed by red seeds and foliage.  A stunning statement in a moist area.  Best where it can spread.

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