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2016 Introductions from David Austin Roses



For 2016, David Austin Roses Introduces
"Possibly The Best Rose We’ve Ever Bred"

Press Release 560 words
In Spring 2016, U.S. and Canadian gardeners get their chance to grow the charming soft pink English Rose that David Austin himself calls "possibly the best rose we’ve ever bred." Other introductions include ‘The Poet’s Wife’, Austin’s first yellow English Rose introduction since ‘Charles Darwin’ in 2003; and ‘The Lady of the Lake’, Austin’s fourth repeat-blooming short rambler rose.

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Profiles of 2016 English Rose
Introductions For the U.S. and Canada

Rose Profiles 875 words

The new David Austin English Rose introductions for 2016 include: an exquisite soft pink English Rose that Michael Marriott calls, "as close to disease-free as we've ever seen"; a deliciously fragrant yellow English Rose; and a much-awaited, blush pink, short rambler rose that's ideally suited to covering garden arches in flowers and perfume.

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David Austin Roses’ Breeding Program:
Continually Raising the Bar

Backgrounder 615 words
It is not too difficult to breed a rose that is resistant to disease. What’s difficult is breeding a rose that has the exquisite mix of fragrance and form that defines an English Rose and also exhibits exemplary disease-resistance.  Over the past decade,the David Austin Roses team has raised the bar for disease resistance even higher.
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