Rose ‘Lady of Shalott’® has rich orange/red buds that will open to chalice shaped flowers with orange petals. There is an almost apricot look to the flowers. This rose has a delicate fragrance and it will grow to approx 1.25m (approx 3ft) tall.
Rose ‘Lady of Shalott’® was named to celebrate the birthday of Alfred Lord Tennyson, and shares a name with one of his poems.
Plant in full sun, the more sunshine it gets the more it will reward you with lots of flowers. As with all flowers it can benefit from being fed during the summer months up until around July. Ensure to dead head your roses regularly to ensure you get fresh new flower blooms.
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David Austin Rose
“In the early 1950s David Austin set out to create a more beautiful rose. Sixty years on, this simple objective remains. Rose breeding is often described as being as much an art as a science.
All David Austin roses have a collective style and reflect one man’s vision. All have beautiful blooms and in most cases wonderful fragrance held on graceful attractive shrubs. A garden of these outstanding roses is hard to beat for sheer exuberance of flower and fragrance” – from David Austins’ website.