Numerous clear pink, globular flowers on long, upright stems. Large, glossy, dark green, leathery foliage. Very much for the back of the border. Very hardy.
This rose marked her ascension to the throne in 1952.
Category: Floribunda rose
Growth habit: Tall, bushy, thornless, upright
Mature height & width: 1.5-3m x 1m
Flower type: Large, pink
Other names: Queen of England
Awards: WFRS Rose Hall of Fame (The World's Favourite Rose) 1979, All-America Rose Selection 1955
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.