RoseFile Database

Ellen - English Rose Rose

Ellen

English Rose. Bred by Austin in UK in 1984.
Use:
 
Shrub
Color:
 
Apricot
Form:
 
Cupped
Fragrance:
 
Strong
Remontance:
 
Repeats
Abundance:
 
Moderate
Bloom Size:
 
Modest (2-4 in)
Cold Hardiness:
 
Zone 5 - 9
Height & Width:
 
5 ft x 3 ft
Recommendation:
 
Recommended

Comments Apricot flowers fade toward buff or pinkas they open. Fragrance is good. It's not in the David Austin 2012 catalogue and we might imagine that there are similar roses with that would be considered to be better for most situations.