Rosa ‘Wisley 2008’
Rose ‘Wisley 2008’, Rosa ‘Ausbreeze’, Shrub rose ‘Wisley 2008’, English rose ‘Wisley 2008’, David Austin rose ‘Wisley 2008’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Wisley 2008’ _ ‘Wisley 2008’ is an arching, deciduous shrub with thorny stems bearing pinnate leaves divided into ovate, toothed, semi-glossy, dark green leaflets and clusters of double, rosette-form, light pink flowers from early summer into autumn.
Pink in Summer; Pink in Autumn
Dark-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
Prone to mildew.
Rose pruning group 20.
Budding, Hardwood cuttings
WHERE TO GROW
Rosa ‘Wisley 2008’ (Rose ‘Wisley 2008’) will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.
Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging
Plant in moist but free-draining or free-draining soil, preferably in full sun. Water deeply and regularly. Avoid overhead watering. Provide good air circulation. Avoid planting in sites that have previously been used for growing roses.
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Well-drained, Moist but well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
South, East, West