Antigua’, Hybrid tea rose ‘Antigua’, Rosa ‘Intertrotigu’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Antigua’ _ Antigua’ is an upright, deciduous shrub with thorny stems bearing pinnate leaves divided into ovate, toothed, dark green leaflets and, from late spring into autumn, large, double, apricot flowers, pink on the reverse.
Apricot in Spring; Apricot in Summer; Apricot 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.
Budding, Hardwood cuttings
WHERE TO GROW
Rosa ‘Antigua’ (Antigua’) will reach a height of 0.8m and a spread of 0.5m 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)
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
South, East, West