'The Wainwright Rose' Description
Photo courtesy of Maurice REYBAUD
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Lemon-yellow. Moderate fragrance. Double (17-25 petals), borne mostly solitary, in small clusters, high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Long, pointed buds.
Height of 37" (95 cm).
Can be used for beds and borders or garden. Vigorous. 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.
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Named after Alfred Wainwright, author and painter of Pictorial Guides to the Lakeland Fells.
Participated in the 2012 Glasgow Trials.