'Romeo' 80cm Standard Rose (Grade 2)

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  • $27.90
  • Regular price $39.90


Dark crimson red blooms. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Sweet smelling fragrance. Large, semi-glossy, dark green foliage. 

"What's in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet" - a popular line from Romeo & Juliet. Where Juliet compares Romeo to a rose, saying that if he were not a Montague, he would still be handsome and be Juliet's love.

Category: Hybrid Tea rose
Growth habit: Tall, bushy, lax
Height: 80cm Standard
Flower type: Large, double, dark crimson red
Fragrance: Moderate
Other names: MACtual
 
Please note that this is a lighter or second grade standard rose. 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.