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Rose 'Blue Eyes'

Rosa

Hardy Shrub

This astonishing repeat-flowering Floribunda rose is a breeding breakthrough, and highly sought after for its unusual colouring. The abundant clusters of wide, delicate-pink blooms are each decorated with an exquisite mauve-blue centre blotch and a beautiful, sweet fragrance. Rose 'Blue Eyes' has good disease resistance and a short bushy habit that makes it ideal for planting in containers or borders for a head-turning display. Height: 120cm (47”). Spread: 90cm (35”).

Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.


Companion planting: Try growing roses with garlic, chives, thyme or mint to help deter aphids and blackfly.


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Companion Planting

 

Ideal For:
cottage gardens, scented gardens, cut flower garden
Flowering Period:
June, July, August, September, October
Position:
full sun
    • 1 bareroot plant

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    • Despatch: By end of November 2014
    • £14.99
    • 2 bareroot plants

    • SAVE £9.99  
    • Despatch: By end of November 2014
    • £29.98 £19.99
Plant bareroot roses at the earliest opportunity following delivery. To avoid the risk from the build-up of harmful soil organisms and disease, choose an open position in full sun that has not been planted with roses in recent years. Roses enjoy a rich, fertile, well drained soil. Dig in plenty of well rotted manure or garden compost to the soil prior to planting roses and add a small handful of granular fertiliser to the planting hole.
Feed and water rose plants regularly and deadhead faded flowers. When growing roses it is necessary to remove any suckers that arise from the base of the plant, below the graft union. In winter, begin pruning floribunda roses by removing dead and diseased wood, and any rubbing or damaged branches. Then reduce the stems to 20cm (10") above ground level. Side shoots should be reduced to two buds. Apply a mulch of well rotted manure or compost to the base of the plant after pruning.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.


Orders for packets of seed incur a P&P charge of £1.95.
Orders which include any other products will incur a P&P charge of £4.95.
Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products a maximum P&P charge of £6.90 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.


Please see our Delivery / P&P page for further details and details of any surcharges that may apply to certain destinations.

Reviews
  1. Dissapointed

    By Jeanette Stickells 08-07-2014

    Disappointed with colour as the rose is Pink and Burgundy colour

    Natalie
    08-07-2014

    Thank you for your review. I am very sorry to hear of your disappointment with your recent purchase. If you would like to contact our Customer care team on ccare@thompson-morgan.com, one of our agents will be happy to investigate this matter further.

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