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English Rose 'The Generous Gardener'

Plant 'The Generous Gardener' for a lush, old-fashioned rose fragrance. Its soft pink petals also smell of musk and myrrh. This English rose has excellent disease resistance and can be used as a climber or medium-tall shrub.

EDEN rose...I have this growing on my arbor in the backyard... LOVE!!!!

Beautiful English roses Old English Rose, so pretty with a vintage look! Gorgeous old english roses

Jude the Obscure / David Austin rose shrub. Got 2 of these at Farmer's Market today. The blooms smell insanely good!

Jude the Obscure / David Austin rose shrub. Got 2 of these at Farmers Market today. The blooms smell insanely good!

‘Brother Cadfael’ | David Austin English Rose.  Austin, 1990 | Flickr - © britchickphoto

David Austin rose:Brother Cadfael Giant, globular and peony-like. Later blooms may be a little smaller. There is a particularly strong and rich Old Rose fragrance. X 4 ft. as climber)

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These types of roses climb and drape beautifully on pergolas, arbors, trellises and other structures.

'The Generous Gardener' English rose

'The Generous Gardener' English rose bred by David Austin. Is pale pink in color with a mixed fragrance of old rose, musk, and myrrh.


Sweet Compassion Rose~This strongly scented, bushy climbing rose with dark green leaves has double blooms in salmon-pink tinted with apricot.

A blog for passionate gardeners with an emphasis on the quaint English Cottage Garden style

Bred in this vigorous old garden rose remains popular for its strength as a cut flower, use in the landscape (it makes a stunning hedge!), constant supply of summertime blooms, and intense sweet fragrance. Size: To 6 feet tall and 4 feet wide Zones: