'The Generous Gardener' rose Description
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Light pink Shrub.Registration name: AUSdrawnExhibition name:
The Generous Gardener
Shrub. (Series: English Rose Collection)
Light pink. Strong, musk, myrrh, old rose fragrance. 41 petals. Average diameter 2.5". Large, very full (41+ petals), in small clusters bloom form. Spring or summer flush with scattered later bloom.
Tall, arching, bushy, well-branched. Large, glossy, dark green foliage.
Height: 4'11" to 14¾' (150 to 450cm). Width: 4' (120cm).
USDA zone 5b through 9b. Can be used for cut flower, garden, landscape or shrub. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. Spring Pruning: Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood and cut back canes that cross. In warmer climates, cut back the remaining canes by about one-third. In colder areas, you'll probably find you'll have to prune a little more than that.
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