Rosa 'Belle Epoque'

This is reminiscent of a nectarine, with peach inner petals and plum-red reverse. More
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This is reminiscent of a nectarine, with peach inner petals and plum-red reverse. Nice scent and almost continual light flower production from June until November.

Genus Rosa
Group/Species Hybrid Tea
Variety Belle Epoque syn. Fryyaboo (PBR)
Type Deciduous Shrub
Common Name Rose
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Clay, Fertile, Neutral
Scent Rich fragrance
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 90cm (36in)
Spacing 60cm (24in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Before planting bare root roses, soak roots in a bucket of water for at least two hours. Prune any damaged roots and dig a hole 30-45cm (12-18in) deep and 60cm (24in) wide. Roses like heavy compact soil, so be sure to heel them in well. To aid quick establishment, sprinkle mycorrhizal fungi (Rootgrow) into the base of the planting hole.
Care Tips Deadhead in summer after flowering, prune in winter. Water well until established, add fertiliser and mulch each spring.
Flowering June - November
Vase Life Sear stem ends in boiling water for 10 seconds and rest in water, cool and dark overnight before arranging. Vase life 5 days.
Harvesting Flower production: up to 6 months
Cooking Notes Edible flowers can be scattered over puddings and summer and autumn salads
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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