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The flowers are 3 1/2 inches wide, packed with petals having ruffled edges. They arise from long, pinpoint buds of a deep rust color all over this Floribunda shrub. The flowering begins in late spring and continues until fall, with bright green foliage framing the rich blossoms. Very vigorous and resistant to disease. Hot Cocoa™ reaches 5 feet tall and 4 to 5 feet wide.