Tess of the d'Urbervilles®
Type: David Austin
Large fragrant 4" flowers (petals 70) of bright crimson coloring. They are of a nice, deeply curved shape in the early stages; the petals turning back to give a less formal but still attractive flower. They bend over with their weight, to give an elegant effect. The growth is robust, bushy and spreading and the leaves are large and dark green. Old rose/fruity myrrh fragrance on a repeat blooming plant. Short, armed with thorns / prickles, bushy. Medium, semi-glossy, medium green foliage.
|Bloom Type||Fully Double|
|Characteristics||Breeder, Cutting, Fragrance, Pots, Shade|
|Specific Color||Bright crimson|
|Hardiness Zone(s)||5 (-20° to -10°), 6 (-10° to 0°), 7 (0° to 10°), 8 (10° to 20°), 9 (20° to 30°), 10 (30° to 40°)|
|Approximate Size||4' x 4'-5'|