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Gertrude Jekyll

English Shrub Rose bred by David Austin

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Gertrude Jekyll

English Shrub Rose bred by David Austin

Twice voted the nation's favourite rose

Ideal for

  • Mixed Border

  • Small Spaces

  • Cuttings

  • Height & Spread

    4ft x 3ft

  • Colour

    Bright pink

  • Fragrance

    Strong

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  • 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 beautiful, 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 Shrub Rose

    • Fragrance Strength:

      Strong

    • Flowering:

      Repeat Flowering

    • Fragrance Notes:

      Old Rose

    • Colour:

      Bright pink

    • Height & Spread:

      4ft x 3ft

  • Ideal for

    • Shady Areas

    • Pots & Containers

    • Rose Hedges

    • Mixed Border

    • Rose Border

    • Small Spaces

    • Cuttings

  • Growing Conditions

    • Full Sunlight

    • Partial Sunlight

    • North, East, South, West Facing

    • All soil types

  • 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
    • 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 2012. Winner of the James Mason Award from the Royal National Rose Society in 2002.


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