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ROSE, SWEET BRIAR
Rosa rubiginosa, Rosa eglanteria

Suitable for any normal soil and position and 
Ultimate Height8ft (2.4m)Exposed/WindyNo
Hedge Height5-8ft (1.5-2.4m)Damp ShadeNo
Av. Growth/Year*1.5ft (45cm)Dry ShadeNo
Wet SitesNo
NativeYesCoastal AreasYes
EvergreenNoChalky SoilYes
 

Av. Growth/Year* = Average growth per year in first 10-20 years, click here for more details.

ROSE, SWEET BRIAR (Rosa rubiginosa) (Rosa eglanteria)
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Sweet smelling foliage with single flowers in June.

Very sweet smelling foliage, the fragrance being particularly strong in the rain. Cupped single flowers, 1 inch (2.5cm) across, usually bright pink, in midsummer, followed by orange-scarlet hips in autumn. These make excellent bird food in winter. Makes a good dense fast growing deciduous hedge. Native plant.
HEDGE Trim in winter if necessary. For hedges 5-8ft (1.5-2.4m). Plant 12-24ins (30-60cm) apart.
SHRUB 8ft x 8ft (2.4m x 2.4m).

Click here to check availabilityCalculate how many plants required for a length of hedge

 Price per plant for 
1+5+50+250+
 Sd 16-24ins
40-60cm
1.090.630.540.46
 Tr 2-3ft
60-90cm
1.591.090.980.84

Tr = Transplanted, click here for more details.
Sd = Bare rooted seedling.
 
We can only sell bare-rooted/transplanted plants when they are dormant. Depending on the weather this is normally between November and March. We only charge for goods paid by credit/debit cards when they are despatched.

HEDGE PLANTING DISTANCE CALCULATOR

Please enter length of hedge you require below. The number of plants and price for these will then be shown on the right hand side.

Length of Hedge

Planting Distance12ins/30cm
apart
18ins/45cm
apart
24ins/60cm
apart
No Plants   
TypeSizePricePricePrice
Sd  16-24ins
40-60cm
   
Tr   2-3ft
60-90cm
     

All prices include VAT where applicable.

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