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Rosa 'Winchester Cathedral'

 

Rose 'Winchester Cathedral'

'Winchester Cathedral' is a repeat flowering bush rose bearing rosette shaped blooms, white in colour throughout the summer into the autumn. The foliage is mid-green with a bushy upright growing habit. Hardy, good disease resistance and strong fragrance. Grows to 120cm in height.

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plant Features
  • Rose Winchester Cathedral likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Rose Winchester Cathedral likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

  • Rose Winchester Cathedral is full frost hardy: 5f (-15°c)

    Full Frost Hardy: 5F (-15°C)

  • Rose Winchester Cathedral likes rich and free draining

    Rich and free draining

 
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plant information

Common name

Rose 'Winchester Cathedral'

Latin name

Rosa 'Winchester Cathedral'

type

Deciduous Perennial

family

Rosaceae

ph

5.0 - 8.0 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Rose Winchester Cathedral likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Frost

    Rose Winchester Cathedral is full frost hardy: 5f (-15°c)

    Full Frost Hardy: 5F (-15°C)

  • Soil

    Rose Winchester Cathedral likes rich and free draining

    Rich and free draining

  • Water

    Rose Winchester Cathedral 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 Winchester Cathedral is 1.25meters x 1.20meters 1.25 M 1.20 M

Rosa 'Winchester Cathedral'

'Winchester Cathedral' is a repeat flowering bush rose bearing rosette shaped blooms, white in colour throughout the summer into the autumn. The foliage is mid-green with a bushy upright growing habit. Hardy, good disease resistance and strong fragrance. Grows to 120cm in height.


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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