Rosa 'Margaret Merril'
Also known as
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3 years to reach maturity
This plant has a strong fragrance
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Floribunda rose Overview
Rosa 'Margaret Merril' is an attractive cultivar in the rose family, Rosaceae. It is part of the Floribunda Horticultural Group, plants in this group are low-growing shrubs that possess small, glossy leaves and sometimes slightly scented single or double flowers arranged in clusters from summer-autumn. Flowers are delicate, attractively scented and coloured white with a blue-pink sheen and golden-yellow stamens. They appear from summer-autumn and measure approximately 8cm in diameter. This rose has a bushy habit and is hardy to -20 degrees Celsius, plant in a position of full sun, in moist, well-draining soil for optimal growth.
Common problems with Floribunda rose
May also be affected by caterpillars, deer, rabbits and scale insects
How to harvest Floribunda rose
Generally not harvested
How to propagate Floribunda rose
Hardwood cuttings can be taken in late autumn/winter.
By budding in summer.
Hybrids are often propagated by grafting.
Special features of Floribunda rose
Other uses of Floribunda rose
Suitable in flower borders/beds it can be included in all garden styles from urban chic to informal cottage.