'Rose of Picardy' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Marina's Garden. Crawfordville, FL
Medium red Shrub.Registration name: AUSfudgeExhibition name:
Rose of Picardy
Shrub. English Rose Collection.
Red. None to mild fragrance. 4 to 11 petals. Average diameter 4". Large, single (4-8 petals), in small clusters bloom form. Occasional repeat later in the season.
Medium, bushy, compact, well-branched. Medium, matte, medium green foliage.
Height of up to 39" (up to 100 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for garden, hedge, landscape or shrub. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. Spring Pruning: Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood and cut back canes that cross. In warmer climates, cut back the remaining canes by about one-third. In colder areas, you'll probably find you'll have to prune a little more than that.