Grow Rosa 'Scepter'd Isle'

Rosa 'Scepter'D Isle'

Rose

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Key Information

  • Botanical name: Rosa 'Scepter'd Isle'
  • Common name: Rose
  • Plant type: Shrub
  • Evergreen/Deciduous: Deciduous

Height: 90cm

Spread: 75cm

Flower colour:
  • Pink
Foliage colour:
  • Green
  • Features: Scented flowers, Thorns

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Grow Rosa 'Scepter'd Isle'

Rosa 'Scepter'd Isle' is a vigorous and disease-resistant rose, bearing handsome, old-fashioned blooms with a strong myrhh fragrance. Its ideal for growing in a mixed, sunny border, where it will flower for months on end.

Grow Rosa 'Scepter'd Isle' in moist but well-drained soil in full sun. Prune in winter and mulch annually with well-rotted manure or compost. The Royal Horticultural Society has given it its prestigious Award of Garden Merit (AGM).

Position

  • Sun exposure: Full sun
  • Aspect: South facing, West facing
  • Position in border: Middle
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Maintenance: Prefers rich soil
  • Soil type: Well drained/light/sandy, Clay/heavy/moist

Wildlife

Attracts:
  • Bees

  • Beneficial insects

  • Birds

  • Butterflies / Moths

  • Other pollinators

Care routine

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Toxicity

Toxic to:
  • People

  • Cats

  • Dogs

  • Birds

  • Horses

  • Livestock

  • Effects: No toxic effects reported for this plant.

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