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English Rose

Rosa 'Grace'

Also known as


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Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy


USDA zone


Minimum temperature

Expected size





  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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English Rose Overview

These are deciduous or semi-evergreen open shrubs and scrambling climbers. The leaves are divided into 5 or 7 oval leaflets, with rounded or pointed tips and they are sometimes toothed. The flowers bloom in various colours, some with beautiful fragrances, and are borne mainly in mid summer to mid autumn.

Common problems with English Rose

How to propagate English Rose


By budding in summer.


Hardwood cuttings in autumn.


Hybrids are often propagated by grafting.

Other uses of English 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.


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