English Shrub Rose 'Eglantyne'
Rose 'Eglantyne', Austin Rose 'Eglantyne'
Rosa 'Eglantyne' is part of the English Shrub Rose Horticultural Group, they have been bred from crossing Old Roses with Modern Roses. The flowers have many petals and they may be single or double in structure and scented. This old fashioned shrub rose is a delightful repeat flowering variety that produces very large, fragrant, pale-pink flowers.with many petals. It has an upright, spreading habit with green, glossy foliage.
Cut flowering stems for floral arrangements when required.
Take hardwood cuttings in late summer early autumn.
Clay, Compost, Loam, Chalk
Soil PH preference
Neutral, Acid, Alkaline
Can be attacked by aphids, caterpillars, Deer, Red Spider mites, Leaf hoppers, Rabbits, Rose leaf rolling sawfly & scale insects. It can also suffer from Powdery mildew, rose black spot & rose rust.