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White & Pink 6ft Fence & Border Bundle - 4 Roses

White & Pink 6ft Fence & Border Bundle - 4 Roses

  • Rose 1: Desdemona x 3
  • Rose 2: Gertrude Jekyll x 1
  • +PLUS: 2 FREE Mycorrhizal Fungi 90g
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    • Description

      Peachy pink buds open to beautiful, white, chalice-shaped blooms, with a pinkish hue. The incurved petals create an arresting interplay of light and shadow. The strong Old Rose fragrance has hints of almond blossom, cucumber and lemon zest. It forms a most attractive neat, rounded, bushy shrub. Named after the tragic heroine of Shakespeare’s Othello. David Austin, 2015.

    • Characteristics

      • Family:

        English Shrub Rose

      • Fragrance Strength:

        Strong

      • Flowering:

        Repeat Flowering

      • Fragrance Notes:

        Old Rose

      • Colour:

        White

      • Height & Spread:

        3.5ft x 3.5ft

    • Ideal for

      • Pots & Containers

      • Rose Hedges

      • Mixed Border

      • Rose Border

      • Cutting

    • Origin of Name

      Desdemona is the tragic heroine of William Shakespeare’s Othello.

    • Awards

      • Highly Recommended
    • Description

      Always one of the first English Roses to start flowering, its perfect scrolled buds open to large, rosette-shaped flowers of bright glowing pink. The strong, perfectly balanced Old Rose scent is often described as being the quintessential Old Rose fragrance. A vigorous rose; it will form a medium-sized, upright shrub. Named for the famous garden designer and author. David Austin, 1986.

    • Characteristics

      • Family:

        English Climbing Rose

      • Fragrance Strength:

        Strong

      • Flowering:

        Repeat Flowering

      • Fragrance Notes:

        Old Rose

      • Colour:

        Bright pink

      • Height & Spread:

        Up to 8ft (2.5m)

    • Ideal for

      • 6ft Wall or Fence

      • Doorway

      • Obelisk or Pillar

    • Origin of Name

      Gertrude Jekyll was a famous garden designer and author, who has had a profound effect on the style of English gardens of the present day. She advocated incorporating roses in mixed borders and created over 400 picturesque gardens in the UK, Europe and America. She received the Veitch Memorial Medal and the RHS Victoria Medal of Honour.

    • Awards

      • RHS Garden of Merit Award
      • Highly Recommended
      • It has been voted England’s Favourite Rose by BBC Gardener’s World viewers and most recently The Nation’s Favourite Rose in a poll conducted by the RHS in 212. Winner of the James Mason Award from the Royal National Rose Society in 2002.


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