A Shropshire Lad

Rosa English Rose

  • Sold as bare root rose
  • Delicious fruity fragrance
  • Shropshire Lad reaches 8' as a climber
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 colour 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.

  • Height: 5-8 Feet
  • Spread: 4-5 Feet
  • Petal Count: 90
  • Bloom Size: 3.5"
  • Hardiness Zone: 5-9
  • Intro Year: 1996
  • AARS Rating: 7.3
  • Bloom Color: Yellow Blend
  • Breeder: Austin, David Austin

Thanks to all who have ordered with us this season.

We will open the 2021 Rose order season in September, shipping in February of 2021, with all the newest varieties from the growers including the New ARS winner for 2021.

Interesting Notes:

A Shropshire Lad can be grown as a climber and will reach 8ft.
The name is taken from A.E. Houseman's collection of poems about the county in which David Austin nursery is situated.

A Shropshire Lad Characteristics & Attributes

Fragrance
Rose Color
Yellow
Type
Disease Resistant
Yes
Other information
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