'Kate Sheppard' Bush Rose (Grade 2)

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  • Regular price $17.90

A strong & vigorous rose that outputs large clusters of salmon/pink blooms throughout the season. Large, light green foliage. An excellent picking rose. NZPVR

Kate Sheppard was a prominent member of the women's suffragette movement in New Zealand. Her efforts helped grant women the right to vote - a first in the world. This rose was named to commemorate the anniversary of the New Zealand suffragette movement.

Category: Floribunda rose
Growth habit: Upright, tall
Mature height & width: 120cm x 60cm
Flower type: Large, double, coral pink
Fragrance: Moderate, fruity
Other names: Shekat
Please note that this is a lighter or second grade rose bush. These are roses that have not yet achieved optimum size or shape in the nursery. This is due to various circumstances such as: being shaded by more rapidly growing plants, seasonal factors and rose variety characteristics. They usually rapidly catch up to first grade roses and are a popular bargain with many happy customers.