Hybrid Tea Rose Reine De Violettes


An upright, hybrid perpetual shrub rose with green leaves. It has fragrant, velvet purple flowers that bloom throughout summer. Ideally suited to Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Hedging/Screens. Height of 1.5m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.


Plant in moist fertile well drained soil. Full sun, Hardy. Dead Head Regularly.


General Rose Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding a bucketful of planting compost.
  • Remove the pot, if the Rose is well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the Rose and area thoroughly
  • Water regular until Rose is established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.