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Rose Fighting Temeraire in the GardenTags plant encyclopedia

Rosa 'Fighting Temeraire'

 

Rose 'Fighting Temeraire'

‘Fighting Temeraire’ is an English Rose with large blooms, freely produced. They are a rich apricot colour, with an area of yellow behind the stamens. The fragrance is medium to strong. It is disease resistant and vigorous.

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plant Features
  • Rose Fighting Temeraire likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Rose Fighting Temeraire likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

  • Rose Fighting Temeraire is full frost hardy: 5f (-15°c)

    Full Frost Hardy: 5F (-15°C)

  • Rose Fighting Temeraire likes rich and free draining

    Rich and free draining

 
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plant information

Common name

Rose 'Fighting Temeraire'

Latin name

Rosa 'Fighting Temeraire'

type

Deciduous Perennial

family

Rosaceae

ph

5.0 - 8.0 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Rose Fighting Temeraire likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Frost

    Rose Fighting Temeraire is full frost hardy: 5f (-15°c)

    Full Frost Hardy: 5F (-15°C)

  • Soil

    Rose Fighting Temeraire likes rich and free draining

    Rich and free draining

  • Water

    Rose Fighting Temeraire likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

Plant & bloom calendar

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    Best time to plant

full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Rose Fighting Temeraire is 1.30meters x 1.30meters 1.30 M 1.30 M

Rosa 'Fighting Temeraire'

‘Fighting Temeraire’ is an English Rose with large blooms, freely produced. They are a rich apricot colour, with an area of yellow behind the stamens. The fragrance is medium to strong. It is disease resistant and vigorous.


Planting

From Late Autumn TO Late Spring

Prepare the planting site by digging over the bed and incorporate liberal quantities of well rotted manure or compost; lighten heavy clay soil with half rotted straw. Dress the top soil with plenty of peat mixed with hop manure and chopped up turf. Fresh animal manure is harmful to the roots and should only be used in the bottom spit. Where possible, prepare the planting site a few weeks in advance. Do this in late summer for planting in autumn. Plant at any time between late autumn and late spring. Prepare a planting mixture of bone meal and moist peat. Spread out the roots in the planting hole and add the planting mixture until the roots are covered. Add soil and firm in the plant by treading.

 
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