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Rosa arvensis (Field rose)

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
6m
Max height
6m
Max spread
5-10 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Rosa arvensis

Other names

Field rose

Genus

Rosa Rosa

Species

R. arvensis - R. arvensis is a medium-sized shrub rose with long thorny stems and single white flowers with yellow anthers in summer.


Rosa arvensis is: Deciduous

Fragrance

Flower

Habit

Arching

Flower

White, Yellow in Summer

Foliage

Mid-green in Summer

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Deer , Glasshouse red spider mite , Leaf-cutting bees , Leafhoppers , Rabbits , Rose leaf-rolling sawfly , Scale insects Aphids , Caterpillars , Deer , Glasshouse red spider mite , Leaf-cutting bees , Leafhoppers , Rabbits , Rose leaf-rolling sawfly , Scale insects

Powdery mildew , Rose rust Powdery mildew , Rose rust

General care

Propagation methods

Hardwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Rosa arvensis (Field rose) will reach a height of 6m and a spread of 6m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Hedging/Screens, Wildflower, Wildlife, Woodland

Cultivation

Ideally plant in moist, free-draining soil in a sunny position. This rose is also tolerant of poorer soil and shade. Avoid planting in sites that have previously been used for growing roses.

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 Shade, Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant.

Botanical name

Rosa arvensis

Other names

Field rose

Genus

Rosa Rosa

Species

R. arvensis - R. arvensis is a medium-sized shrub rose with long thorny stems and single white flowers with yellow anthers in summer.

Foliage

Deciduous

Fragrance

Flower

Habit

Arching


Colour

Flower

White, Yellow in Summer

Foliage

Mid-green in Summer


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Deer , Glasshouse red spider mite , Leaf-cutting bees , Leafhoppers , Rabbits , Rose leaf-rolling sawfly , Scale insects

Specific diseases

Powdery mildew , Rose rust

General care

Propagation methods

Hardwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Rosa arvensis (Field rose) will reach a height of 6m and a spread of 6m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Hedging/Screens, Wildflower, Wildlife, Woodland

Cultivation

Ideally plant in moist, free-draining soil in a sunny position. This rose is also tolerant of poorer soil and shade. Avoid planting in sites that have previously been used for growing roses.

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 Shade, Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness

Hardy (H4)

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