Rose (Rosa 'Munstead Wood') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Munstead Wood'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Dark red
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 2007
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 5 and warmer
Awards: Biltmore Trials Award: Cornelia Vanderbilt Cecil Award for Most Fragrant Rose, 2014
American Garden Rose Selections (AGRS): Fragrance Award, 2017

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Plant Height: 2-3 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: Thorned
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM
Parentage: Unknown


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Posted by Yorkshirelass (North Yorkshire) on Apr 30, 2017 12:09 PM

This rose may sometimes bloom with paler flowers during its second flush. Advice from David Austin Roses is that the colour can be variable when the petals are thin.

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