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Rosa 'Schoolgirl' (Climbing rose 'Schoolgirl')

Intermediate
skill rating
2 hours care
per year
4m
Max height
2.5m
Max spread
5-10 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Rosa 'Schoolgirl'

Other names

Climbing rose 'Schoolgirl'

Genus

Rosa Rosa

Variety or Cultivar

'Schoolgirl' _ 'Schoolgirl' is a climbing rose, with glossy dark foliage, and very fragrant, double, copper-orange flowers.


Rosa 'Schoolgirl' is: Deciduous

Fragrance

The flowers are lightly scented.

Habit

Bushy, Spreading, Upright

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Flower

Yellow, Orange, Copper, Pink in Summer; Yellow, Pink, Orange, Copper in Autumn

Foliage

Dark-green in Summer

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Glasshouse red spider mite , Leafhoppers , Rabbits , Rose leaf-rolling sawfly Aphids , Caterpillars , Glasshouse red spider mite , Leafhoppers , Rabbits , Rose leaf-rolling sawfly

Rose black spot , Powdery mildew , Rose rust Rose black spot , Powdery mildew , Rose rust

General care

Propagation methods

Budding, Hardwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Rosa 'Schoolgirl' (Climbing rose 'Schoolgirl') will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 2.5m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses

Wallside and trellises, Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, City

Cultivation

Plant in full sun, against a wall, fence or tree. 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

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

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

Botanical name

Rosa 'Schoolgirl'

Other names

Climbing rose 'Schoolgirl'

Genus

Rosa Rosa

Variety or Cultivar

'Schoolgirl' _ 'Schoolgirl' is a climbing rose, with glossy dark foliage, and very fragrant, double, copper-orange flowers.

Foliage

Deciduous

Fragrance

The flowers are lightly scented.

Habit

Bushy, Spreading, Upright

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)


Colour

Flower

Yellow, Orange, Copper, Pink in Summer; Yellow, Pink, Orange, Copper in Autumn

Foliage

Dark-green in Summer


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Glasshouse red spider mite , Leafhoppers , Rabbits , Rose leaf-rolling sawfly

Specific diseases

Rose black spot , Powdery mildew , Rose rust

General care

Propagation methods

Budding, Hardwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Rosa 'Schoolgirl' (Climbing rose 'Schoolgirl') will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 2.5m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses

Wallside and trellises, Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, City

Cultivation

Plant in full sun, against a wall, fence or tree. 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

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 10, Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5, Zone 4

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