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aka The Apothecary's Rose

This rose known as the Apothecary's Rose is of great antiquity. A must have for any collector. Coarse dark green foliage complemented by semi-double large light crimson blooms in summer. Highly scented. Good hips in autumn. Known to Europe since the 13th Century and originates from Damascus.

International Herb of the Year 2012.


Colour: Red
Habit: Arching
Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 1.3m x 0.6m

Gallica Officinalis

New stock expected early June, 2022. Pre-order now. Estimated price $32.99 each. Payment when stock arrives.


Wairere Nursery
826 Gordonton Road, R D 1, Hamilton 3281 Ph: (07) 824 3430 Email: