The Alnwick Rose - David Austin Rose

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THE ALNWICK® ROSE

English Rose - bred by David Austin

Shrub Rose

An exceptionally reliable rose with richly fragrant blooms

Pretty, many petalled, cupped blooms of soft pink. There is a rich Old Rose fragrance with raspberry notes. It flowers in flushes from early summer until the first frosts. It forms a nicely rounded, slightly upright, bushy shrub with plentiful, glossy green foliage. David Austin, 2001.

  • Bred by David Austin

DETAILED DESCRIPTION

Pretty, many petalled, cupped blooms of soft pink. There is a rich Old Rose fragrance with raspberry notes. It flowers in flushes from early summer until the first frosts. It forms a nicely rounded, slightly upright, bushy shrub with plentiful, glossy green foliage. David Austin, 2001.

GROWTH HABIT

‘The Alnwick® Rose’ forms an exceptionally strong and healthy shrub that is very easy to grow. It has nicely rounded, slightly upright, bushy growth and is medium to tall in height. It will also form a superb hedge.

ORIGINS OF THE NAME

Named for the Duchess of Northumberland, who has created one of the most impressive large gardens of our time at Alnwick Castle, which includes a magnificent display of English Roses.

ROSE CHARACTERISTICS

 

Rose Type English Rose - bred by David Austin
Growth Type Shrub Rose
Sub Type English Leander Hybrid
Colour Soft pink
Fragrance Strength Medium-strong
Flowering Repeat Flowering
Disease Resistance Excellent
Height 1,25m
Width 0,75m
Breeder David Austin
Year of Introduction 2001
 Appellation Ausgrab