The Plant Company

Bringing your garden to life


01403 740100

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The Plant Company
Coolham Road
West Chiltington
West Sussex
RH20 2LH

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Opening times:
Monday-Friday, 9:00-17:30


The Plants

Rosa 'St Swithun' - climbing rose

David Austin rose containerised

Photo of Rosa 'St Swithun' - climbing rose


Very large, saucer-like pure soft pink flowers filled with over a hundred small petals beautifully arranged. A strong, pure myrrh fragrance. Particularly tough, reliable and healthy. Repeat flowering.


  • Shrubs
  • Roses

Foliage: Deciduous

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Medium growing


  • Beds and borders
  • Flower arranging
  • Cottage style garden
  • Specimen

Special features

  • Scented flowers

Care instructions

Grow in moist but well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Do not forget to water well as roses are very thirsty plants, especially during a very hot spell. All Bush or Shrub Roses should be pruned down in the spring to half their height, removing all dead wood.


Size: Medium

Pot size: 4 litre

Eventual height: 300cm

Eventual spread: 100cm


  • Sun


  • South
  • East
  • West

Soil types

  • Sandy
  • Normal
  • Clay

Soil pH ranges

  • Acid
  • Neutral
  • Alkaline