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Rosa ‘Princess Anne’

Shrub rose

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Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

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Plant does flower in September

Plant does not flower in October

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Plant does not flower in December

  • Botanical name: Rosa 'Princess Anne'
  • Common name: Shrub rose
  • Family: Rosaceae
  • Plant Type: Shrub, Deciduous
Flower colour:

Pink

Foliage colour:

Green

Rosa ‘Princess Anne’ is an unusual variety of rose, having come from a different line of breeding to most modern cultivars. While retaining the classic full-petalled flowers and tea-rose scent of traditional English roses, it has an upright, bushy habit and shows exceptional resistance to rose diseases.

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Flowers of Rosa ‘Princess Anne’ are born in clusters and appear successionally over a long season. They open a red-pink, fading to deep pink as they mature, and have a hint of yellow on the undersides. It’s an ideal rose for goring at the back of a border, and is also a good choice for growing as a hedge.

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For best results, prepare the soil well and mulch yearly with well-rotted manure or garden compost. deadhead spent blooms to prolong flowering.

How to grow Rosa 'Princess Anne'

  • Plant size

    1.2m height

    100cm spread

  • Aspect

    South facing, west facing

  • Position in border

    Middle, back

  • Sun exposure: Dappled shade, full sun
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Soil type: 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 not Plant in March

Do not Plant in April

Do not 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 not 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 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 not Prune in September

Do not Prune in October

Do not Prune in November

Do not Prune in December

Rosa 'Princess Anne' and wildlife

Rosa 'Princess Anne' has no particular known value to wildlife in the UK.

Is Rosa 'Princess Anne' poisonous?

Rosa 'Princess Anne' 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

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