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A Shropshire Lad (Ausled)
David Austin Recommended Variety
Patent No. 10607

Category English Roses
  (English Rose Collection)
Bred By David Austin
Color Peachy Pink
Flower Type Double/Full Bloom
Size Tall Shrub
Short Climber
Hardiness Average
Fragrance Fruity
Repeating Good
Special Characteristics Strong arching growth.

This is a strong-growing, healthy shrub with large, glossy leaves. The flowers are cup-shaped in the early stages, opening to form attractive rosettes; their color being a soft peachy pink. It is in every way an excellent and reliable shrub of above average size.

There is a delicious fruity fragrance in the Tea Rose tradition.

The name is taken from A.E. Houseman's collection of poems about the county in which our nursery is situated.

5 ft. X 4 ft. (shrub): 8 ft. (climber)

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Price: $19.95 each

or 3 for $49.95


How to grow Roses

- Cutting Roses For Display
- Disbudding Hybrid Tea Roses
- Hybridizing Roses
- Overwintering A Tree Rose
- Overwintering Roses In Harsh Climates
- Overwintering Roses In Mild Climates
- Planting A Bare Root Rose
- Planting A Container Rose
- Pruning A Climbing Rose
- Pruning A Rose Before Planting
- Pruning Hybrid Tea Roses



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