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All Hybrid Tea, Floribunda and Patio varieties (including Hybrid Tea and Floribunda Full Standard and Half Standard Roses) should be pruned early to mid March. All week shoots should be cut away and ... more »
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Alec's Red
75-90cm (2.5-3 ft)
Wonderful fragrance






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Alec's Red
Huge flowers, 45 petals, cherry red and very freely produced, the growth is strong with ample glossy foliage, which is very resistant to disease. Plant has upright growth. A top award winner and outstanding variety when it was first introduced, today it remains a best seller.

Awards: RNRS President's International Trophy 1970; Gold Medal 1969; Edland Fragrance Medal 1973; Certificate of Merit 1970.

Parentage: Fragrant Cloud x Dame de Coeur.

Available bare root annually from November to March subject to a minimum of 5 or 10 plants per variety at a cost of £55 / £95 including free delivery to mainland UK.

To place an order please visit our online store www.cockersroses.co.uk

Cored
Breeder: Cocker
Year: 1970