Rosa 'Claire Austin' (Climbing Rose)

Rosa ‘Claire Austin’

Climbing rose

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does not flower in April

Plant does not flower in May

Plant does flower in June

Plant does flower in July

Plant does flower in August

Plant does flower in September

Plant does not flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

  • Botanical name: Rosa 'Claire Austin'
  • Common name: Climbing rose
  • Family: Rosaceae
  • Plant Type: Climber, Shrub, Deciduous
Flower colour:

White

Foliage colour:

Green

Rosa ‘Claire Austin’ is a climbing rose with deliciously fragrant cupped, creamy-white blooms, set against rich-green foliage.

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It’s perfect for growing and training against a wall or up and over a large arch or pergola. Plant it somewhere you’ll be sitting near or passing by often to make the most of the scent.

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For best results, grow Rosa ‘Claire Austin’ in fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Deadhead the blooms to encourage further flowers. Prune and train in autumn once flowering has finished. Mulch in autumn or winter with some well-rotted organic matter, then feed in spring with a balanced fertiliser.

How to grow Rosa 'Claire Austin'

  • Plant size

    3.75m height

    1.5m spread

  • Aspect

    North facing, south facing, east facing, west facing

  • Position in border

    Back

  • Sun exposure: Dappled shade, full sun, partial shade
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Soil type: Acidic / chalky / alkaline / clay / heavy / moist / well drained / light / sandy

Plant calendar

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Plant
Plant

Do not Plant in January

Do not Plant in February

Do Plant in March

Do Plant in April

Do Plant in May

Do not Plant in June

Do not Plant in July

Do not Plant in August

Do Plant in September

Do Plant in October

Do Plant in November

Do not Plant in December

Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does not flower in April

Plant does not flower in May

Plant does flower in June

Plant does flower in July

Plant does flower in August

Plant does flower in September

Plant does not flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

Take cuttings
Take cuttings

Do not Take cuttings in January

Do not Take cuttings in February

Do not Take cuttings in March

Do not Take cuttings in April

Do not Take cuttings in May

Do not Take cuttings in June

Do not Take cuttings in July

Do not Take cuttings in August

Do Take cuttings in September

Do Take cuttings in October

Do Take cuttings in November

Do not Take cuttings in December

Prune
Prune

Do not Prune in January

Do not Prune in February

Do not Prune in March

Do not Prune in April

Do not Prune in May

Do not Prune in June

Do not Prune in July

Do not Prune in August

Do Prune in September

Do Prune in October

Do not Prune in November

Do not Prune in December

Rosa 'Claire Austin' and wildlife

Rosa 'Claire Austin' has no particular known value to wildlife in the UK.

Is Rosa 'Claire Austin' poisonous?

Rosa 'Claire Austin' has no toxic effects reported.

No reported toxicity to:

No reported toxicity to Birds

No reported toxicity to Cats

No reported toxicity to Dogs

No reported toxicity to Horses

No reported toxicity to Livestock

No reported toxicity to People