A.k.a ‘The Jacobite Rose’ and ‘Great Double White’. Probably a sport of Alba Semi-Plena and often seen in the flower paintings of the Dutch masters. A mass of fully double fragrant flowers. Wonderful lead-grey foliage and pale green stems with a some large prickles. Strong in growth. Summer flowering. Size:1.8m x 1.5m.
|Rose Group||Alba Rose|
|Date of Introduction||Very Old|
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
Shade Tolerant, Poor Soils, Hedging, Unusual Foliage