Tess of the d'Urbervilles (own root)

Rosa English Rose

Tess of the d'Urbervilles sports large fragrant flowers of bright crimson colouring. They are of a nice, deeply cupped shape in the early stages; the petals turn back to give a less formal but still attractive flower. They bend over with their weight, to give an elegant effect. The growth is robust, bushy and spreading and the leaves large and dark green.
May need some summer pruning if grown as a shrub.

  • Height: 4- Feet
  • Spread: 4- Feet
  • Petal Count: 110
  • Hardiness Zone: 5-10
  • Intro Year: 1998
  • Bloom Color: Dark Red

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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:

Tess of the d'Urbervilles can be used as a climber and will reach a height of 6-8ft. Awarded the National Home Gardening Club Member Tested & Recommended Seal of Approval in England. Tess is another character from Thomas Hardy's novel.

Tess of the d Urbervilles (own root) Characteristics & Attributes

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