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Rosa 'Buff Beauty' (Rose 'Buff Beauty')

Skill rating
skill rating
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Max height
Ultimate spread
Max spread
Time to maturity
5-10 years
To maturity

Botanical name: Rosa 'Buff Beauty'

Other names: Rose 'Buff Beauty', Hybrid musk rose 'Buff Beauty'

Genus: Rosa

Variety or Cultivar: 'Buff Beauty' _ 'Buff Beauty' is a fast-growing medium-sized shrub with fine, glossy dark green foliage and fragrant, semi-double, apricot-yellow and buff flowers.

Rosa 'Buff Beauty' is: Deciduous

Flower: Yellow, Orange in Summer; Yellow, Orange in Autumn

Foliage: Dark-green in Summer

Fragrance: The flowers are lightly scented.

Habit: Arching, Spreading

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Caterpillars , Glasshouse red spider mite , Leafhoppers , Rabbits , Rose leaf-rolling sawfly , Scale insects

Specific diseases: Rose black spot , Powdery mildew , Rose rust

General care

Propagation methods: Budding, Hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to

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Rosa 'Buff Beauty' (Rose 'Buff Beauty') will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses: City, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders

Cultivation: Plant in full sun, but will tolerate other aspects too. Best not to plant roses in soil where other roses have grown previously.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)

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