Rosa ‘Brother Cadfael’
Rose ‘Brother Cadfael’, Shrub rose ‘Brother Cadfael’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Brother Cadfael’ _ ‘Brother Cadfael’ is a repeat flowering, modern shrub rose. It is an upright, short shrub with green foliage. From late spring until early autumn it bears very fragrant, bright pink, double flowers.
Old rose fragrance.
Pink in Spring; Pink in Summer; Pink in Autumn
Green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Aphids , Caterpillars , Deer , Glasshouse red spider mite , Leafhoppers , Rabbits, Rose leaf-rolling sawfly , Scale insects
Downy mildew , Powdery mildew , Rose black spot , Rose rust
Budding, Hardwood cuttings
WHERE TO GROW
Rosa ‘Brother Cadfael’ (Shrub rose ‘Brother Cadfael’) will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.
Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Hedging/Screens
Plant in moist but free-draining or free-draining soil in a sunny position. Avoid planting in sites that have previously been used for growing roses.
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
South, East, West