The Poet's Wife - David Austin Rose yellow
The Poet's Wife - David Austin Rose yellow
The Poet's Wife - David Austin Rose yellow
The Poet's Wife - David Austin Rose yellow

The Poet's Wife - David Austin Rose

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THE POET'S WIFE 

English Rose - bred by David Austin

Shrub Rose

Beautiful, cupped flowers with a rich, fruity fragrance

Beautifully formed, cupped flowers of strong, unfading yellow. Rich, fruity fragrance. Low, naturally rounded growth.

  • Repeat Flowering
  • Exceptional Fragrance
  • Ideal for pots and containers
  • Highly Recommended by David Austin Roses
  • Bred by David Austin
  • Suitable for zones 5 to 10

DETAILED DESCRIPTION

‘The Poet’s Wife’ is a superb rose with flowers of an unfading, strong yellow. Their formation is most pleasing, having a neat outer ring of petals enclosing an informal group of petals within. There is a rich fragrance with strong lemon tints at first, becoming sweeter and stronger with age.

GROWTH HABIT

It forms a naturally arching shrub, with rather shiny Leander-type foliage. It is perfect for incorporating into a traditional rose border or for blending with other plants in a mixed border.

ROSE CHARACTERISTICS

 

Rose Type English Rose - bred by David Austin
Growth Type Shrub Rose
Sub Type English Old Rose Hybrid
Color Strong yellow
Fragrance Strength Very Strong Fragrance
Flowering Repeat Flowering
Disease Resistance Good
Height 4ft
Width 3.5ft
Breeder David Austin
Year of Introduction 2014
Appellation Auswhisper
Suitable for zones 5-10
 Petal Count 77 petals
Patent PPAF