Thomas A Becket® (Auswinston) bears striking crimson red rosette flowers and has strong form. This rose has a beautiful medium old rose fragrance with notes of lemon zest.
This English shrub rose bred by David Austin is named after one of Canterbury Cathedral’s most famous Archbishops.
- Rose: English Shrub Rose bred by David Austin® (2013)
- Pot size: 6 litre
- Flower colour: Crimson red
- Flowering period: June – September (repeat)
- Bloom characteristics: Shallow cupped & medium sized
- Fragrance: Medium old rose
- Position: Sheltered in full sun or partial shade (North, East, South, West facing)
- Suitable soil type: All
- Height & Spread: 4.5ft (140cm)
- Suitable for: Hedges & borders
- Measurements are approximate
- Images courtesy of David Austin® Roses