Hugh Dickson

Old Rose
Colour: Scarlet crimson
Flowering: Repeat Flowering
Fragrance: Medium, Old Rose/fruity
Size: Very Large Shrub 2.25cm 90cm
Bloom Size: Large

A once extremely popular rose. It bears large, globular flowers of scarlet-crimson, although they are rather lacking in character. There is a strong fragrance and it repeats well. With its tall, lanky growth it is perhaps better grown as a climber. Read more

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WHAT IS A BARE ROOT ROSE? Seasonal bare root roses are delivered in plastic free packaging without soil or foliage. Best planted from November to April they will bloom come summer. A sustainable way of planting; they are cost effective and great for mass planting.
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 bare root rose

bare root rose

WHAT IS A BARE ROOT ROSE? Seasonal bare root roses are delivered in plastic free packaging without soil or foliage. Best planted from November to April they will bloom come summer. A sustainable way of planting; they are cost effective and great for mass planting.
€22,95

Save 10% when you buy three of the same rose

Description

A once extremely popular rose. It bears large, globular flowers of scarlet-crimson, although they are rather lacking in character. There is a strong fragrance and it repeats well. With its tall, lanky growth it is perhaps better grown as a climber. Dickson, 1865.

Characteristics

Colour: Scarlet crimson BLOOM COLOUR Colour may vary depending on growing conditions. Colour fade is a characteristic of some varieties.
Flowering: Repeat Flowering REPEAT or ONCE FLOWERING? REPEAT FLOWERING roses flower in flushes from late spring through to early winter. ONCE FLOWERING roses only produce a single flush of blooms lasting 3 to 4 weeks in mid summer
Fragrance: Medium, Old Rose/fruity
Bloom Size: Large BLOOM SIZE GUIDE Bloom size varies over the life cycle of each bloom. Measurements refer to the average diameter of a bloom at its prime. LARGE BLOOM: 3.5-5" MEDIUM BLOOM: 2-3.5" SMALL BLOOM 1-2"
Family: Old Rose
Size: Very Large Shrub SIZE GUIDE All measurements are approximate 'height x width' and refer to a 3 year old established rose, pruned once annually, measured during the first flush of flowers in June. 2.25cm 90cm
Breeder: Dickson
Year of Introduction: 1865

Growing Conditions

East, South, West Facing
All soil types
Full Sunlight