Rose 'Reines des Violettes'

A lovely, fragrant rose with true old rose characteristics. It's almost thornless and is repeat-flowering with tea-cup sized, ruffled flowers, totally crammed with petals in varying shades of purple to pale mauve. Reliable and disease resistant. More
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A lovely, fragrant rose with true old rose characteristics. It's almost thornless and is repeat-flowering with tea-cup sized, ruffled flowers, totally crammed with petals in varying shades of purple to pale mauve. Reliable and disease resistant.

Genus Rosa
Variety Reines des Violettes
Type Deciduous Shrub
Common Name Rose
Soil Type Clay, Fertile, Heavy Clay, Neutral
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 1.5m (5ft)
Spacing 90cm (36in)
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 deep and 60cm wide. Roses like heavy compact soil, so be sure to heal 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
Harvesting Flower production 6 months
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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