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Rosa pimpinellifolia, R. spinosissima

Suitable for any normal soil and position and the following 
Ultimate Height3ft (90cm)Exposed/WindyNo
Hedge Height2-3ft (60-90cm)Damp ShadeNo
Av. Growth/Year*1ft (30cm)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, SCOTCH or BURNET (Rosa pimpinellifolia, R. spinosissima)
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Perfumed flowers in May and June on display hedge at Garden Centre

Dense native deciduous shrub with new stems crowded with prickles and clothed with small neat fern-like foliage. Small, single, sweetly perfumed white to creamy-white flowers, with occasional colour variation, and with darker yellow stamens are borne in profusion during May and June. In autumn the bushes are heavily laden with shiny maroon-black fruits which make excellent bird food. Thrives in any soil, even sandy soils.
HEDGE Trim if necessary in winter. For hedges 2-3ft (60-90cm). Plant 2ft (60cm) apart.
SHRUB 3ft x 2-4ft (90cm x 60-120cm).

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 Tr 16-24ins
1.991.551.441.23 Bare rooted stock will be available
from Nov., see below/right.

Tr = Transplanted, click here for more details.

We can only sell bare-rooted plants when they are dormant. This is later this year than normal due to the mild weather.


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 Distance2ft/60cm
No Plants 
Tr  16-24ins

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