Rosa 'AUSbecks' ('Bishop's Castle')

Bishop's Castle David Austin® Rose

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Patents: PP#18712

Family: Rosaceae

Genus: Rosa

Category: Shrub

Zones: 6 to 10

Size: To 3.5' tall and 2.5' wide

Growth Rate: Moderate

Exposure: Sun

Description: 

Rose pink flowers fully double, shallow cupped. Rounded bushy form. Repeat bloomer. Old Rose fragrance.

History: 

David Austin® English patented rose. Patent applied for in 2006. Selected for its deep rose pink shallow cupped blooms, strong spicy old rose fragrance and vigorous bushy growth.

Bishop's Castle is a small town. A castle was built there in 1087 to protect the English border.

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My Experience: 

I purchased a 2-gallon pot at Pikes in June 2013 and planted it in the 'Pool Lawn Border'.


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