Bathsheba - David Austin Rose

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BATHSHEBA

English Rose - bred by David Austin

Climbing Rose

Prized for its wonderful fragrance and beautifully coloured blooms
  • Bred by David Austin
  • NEW for 2019
  • Suitable for zones 5 - 9
  • Strong honey & myrrh fragrance
  • Excellent disease resistance

Apricot-yellow buds open to shallowly cupped, many petalled rosettes, each about 4" across. They are a beautiful blend of subtle apricot-pink and soft yellow, giving the overall impression of apricot, with creamy outer petals. There is a superb floral myrrh fragrance, with hints of honey and Tea. It forms a vigorous climber with attractive mid-green satin foliage. 

It forms a healthy, vigorous climber with good repeat-flowering and attractive mid-green satin foliage.

The name 'Bathsheba' was inspired by the spirited heroine of Thomas Hardy's Far From the Madding Crowd.

ROSE CHARACTERISTICS

 Rose Type

English Rose - bred by David Austin

 Growth Habit

Climbing rose

 Color

Apricot

 Fragrance Strength

Strong

 Flowering

Repeat flowering

 Flower size

Large

 Disease Resistance

Excellent

 Height

8 - 10 ft

 Width

4 ft

 Hybridizer

David Austin

 Year of Introduction

2016

 Introduced by

David Austin Roses 

 Suitable for zones

Zones 5 - 9

 Appellation 

Auschimbley