Windermere - David Austin Rose

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WINDERMERE

English Rose - bred by David Austin

Shrub Rose

The blooms start as perfectly rounded buds, opening to full, cupped flowers that are rich cream at first, fading to almost pure white in the sun.

  • Bred by David Austin
  • Suitable for zones 5 to 10

DETAILED DESCRIPTION

The blooms start as perfectly rounded buds, opening to full, cupped flowers that are rich cream at first, fading to almost pure white in the sun. Forms a most attractive, neat, compact plant, even in warmer areas. A particularly free-flowering variety that will continue to flower very late in the season. It produces many basal shoots that have the advantage of having few thorns. Very healthy. A strong, delicious and fruity fragrance that has a definite hint of citrus.

GROWTH HABIT

Forms a most attractive, neat, compact plant, even in warmer areas.

ORIGINS

Windermere is the largest mere (a long, thin lake) in England. It is in the county of Cumbria, in the Lake District.

ROSE CHARACTERISTICS

Rose Type English Rose - bred by David Austin
Growth Type Shrub Rose
Sub Type English Musk Hybrid
Colour White
Fragrance Strength Strong Fragranec
Flowering Repeat Flowering
Disease Resistance Excellent
Height 4ft
Width 3ft
Breeder David Austin
Year of Introduction 2007
Suitable for Zones 5-10
Petal Count 80 Petals
Patent  18713