Rosa x highdownensis

syn. Rosa 'Highdownensis'

Species rose - moyesii hybrid

Origin: Stern, Highdown Gardens, UK 1928

Height: 2-3 m

Flower colour: cerise pink

Flower form: single

Flowering time:  single flowering, July - August

Scent: light

Fruit: orange flagon-shaped rose-hips

Sunlight:  full sun - light shade

Soil: fertile, well drained

pH: neutral (6,5-7)

Hardiness: class 2

Other hardiness ratings: USDA zone 3; Scandinavia H6

Fast growing, shrub rose.

Fairly hardy.

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