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botanical name:
Rosa 'Callisto'
Rosa 'Callisto' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Musk Rose
synonyms:  Rosa 'Calliste'
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: shrub, scented/aromatic
height: 1.80m
width: 1.20m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -20°C
USDA zone: 6 to 10
description:
Shrub rose producing generous clusters of small double yellow flowers during summer. The flowers are fragrant and fade to cream as they age.

cultivation:
Best in fertile, moist, well drained soil in sub or part shade. Tolerant of poorer soils and shadier sites

propagation:
By cuttings or grafting

other notes:
Raised by Pemberton, UK, 1920
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