A picture of a Rose

Rose

Rosa alba

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Rose Overview

A bushy, deciduous shrub with double, white to pale pink flowers.

Common problems with Rose

How to propagate Rose

Budding

By budding in summer.

Cuttings

Hardwood cuttings in autumn.

Grafting

Hybrids are often propagated by grafting.

Other uses of Rose

Grown for their profusion of late, bee attracting, summer flowers, often fragrant, and sometimes for their fruits (rose hips). Hedging. Suitable for coastal conditions.