Attractive, rose pink, loose-petalled flowers of medium size. The delicious fragrance is of Old Rose character with a hint of honey and almond blossom. It forms a well-shaped, twiggy shrub with nice foliage.


Named to mark the recovery of Henry VIII’s flagship from the Solent after more than 400 years.

Mary Rose Rose Shrub

  • Characteristics

    Colour: Mid pink 

    Flowering: Repeat Flowering 

    Fragrance: Medium-strong, Old Rose

    Bloom Size: Medium 

    Family: English Shrub Rose

    Size: Medium Shrub  125cm  90cm

    Breeder: David Austin

    Year of Introduction: 1983

    Ideal For

    Mixed Border

    Pots & Containers

    Rose Hedges

    Growing Conditions

    East, South, West Facing

    All soil types

    Full Sunlight