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botanical name:
Rosa 'Cantabrigiensis'
Rosa 'Cantabrigiensis' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Cambridge Rose
synonyms:  Rosa x cantabrigiensis, Rosa x pteragonis 'Cantabrigiensis'
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: shrub, scented/aromatic
height: 2.50m
width: 1.80m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: cream
fruit colour: red
stem/bark: brown
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Vigorous large shrub. Fern-like pinnate foliage with small leaflets, becoming bronze in autumn. Single, slightly scented, pale cream yellow flowers followed by orange-red hips.

Most reasonable, moist, well drained soils in an open sunny position.

By cuttings or grafting

other notes:
Chance hybrid that occurred in Cambridge Botanic Garden, about 1931. Possibly a cross between R. 'Hugonis' and R. sericea.

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