'Sir Clough' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Hartwood Roses Display Garden
Deep pink Shrub.Registration name: AUSir
Shrub. English Rose Collection.
Deep pink. Strong fragrance. Occasional repeat later in the season.
Height of up to 5¼' (up to 160 cm). Width of up to 3' (up to 90 cm).
USDA zone 5b through 10b.
The Plant Science Dept. of the Nova Scotia Agriculture College evaluated 58 English Roses to assess their hardiness and disease-resistance. Their results can be found at: http://www.nsac.ns.ca/nsac/ps/annual96/mapple.htm. Sir Clough was found to be reasonably tolerant to blackspot.