- Full Sun (6+ Hours Direct Sunlight)
- Mature Height 3 - 4 Feet
- Mature Spread 4 - 5 Feet
- Growing Zones 4 - 11
Named after the George Eliot novel, Silas Marner, Silas Marner® Rose should be famous in its own right. Silas Marner® Rose has ruffled, soft mid-pink flowers that are incredibly beautiful. Offset by deep red stems and glossy foliage, Silas Marner® Rose flowers are truly noteworthy. This medium-sized shrub rose is a repeat bloomer delivering one gorgeous rose after another.
Silas Marner® Rose flowers have a delightfully mild “Old World Fragrance” of lemon and apricot. With a spreading habit, this arching beauty is good for borders or as a hedge. Being on the slightly smaller size of the rose scale, Silas Marner® Rose also makes a great choice for containers. The rose has disease-resistant foliage and is hardy from zone 4 - 11. Silas Marner® Rose flowers from May - September and makes an amazing cut flower.
Silas Marner® Rose Care
Silas Marner® Rose prefers a location in full sun with good air circulation. The rose prefers well-drained soil with a neutral pH. Silas Marner® Rose will benefit from a yearly application of an organic fertilizer designed for roses with a higher proportion of phosphorus.
Deadhead spent flowers of Silas Marner® Rose to keep the plant reblooming. Pruning is an important maintenance task for the care of roses because it helps to eliminate disease as well as encourage new growth. Prune weak canes or old woody growth in the wintertime, and reduce the height of the rose by half.
For container care, plant this shrub in a generous-sized pot to accommodate the root ball and ensure the pot has good drainage. Place the container in a location that receives 5 - 6 hours of full sun a day with good airflow. Water the base of your potted rose plant thoroughly in the mornings, avoiding contact with the foliage.
Silas Marner® Rose Spacing
Silas Marner® Rose will grow to 3-4 feet in height with a spread of 4 feet. Space plants 40-48 inches apart.
Silas Marner® Rose Information
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 4 - 11|
|Plant Type: Perennials|
|Light Exposure: Full Sun (6+ Hours Direct Sunlight)|
|Mature Height: 3 - 4 Feet|
|Mature Spread: 4 - 5 Feet|
|Mature Spacing: 4 - 5 Feet|
|Flower Color(s): Pink|
|Flower Description: N/A|
|Bloom Period: N/A|
|Foliage Type: Deciduous|
|Foliage Color(s): Green|
|Foliage Description: N/A|
|Seasonal Interest: Spring Flowering, Summer Flowering|
|Attracts: Bees, Butterflies|
|Container Role: Thriller|
|Uses: Borders, Containers, Specimen or Focal Point|
|Features: Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flowers, Fragrant, Low Maintenance, Continuous Blooming or Rebloomer|
|Brand: David Austin Roses|
|Common Name: Silas Marner® Rose|
|Other Name(s): Silas Marner® Rose|
|Scientific Name: Rosa Silas Marner®|
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts guarantees your plant(s) will arrive happy and healthy, but the plant(s) are being shipped through the mail and accidents happen. If the plant is dead, has dried out roots or the incorrect item was shipped just notify Plant Addicts within 3 days upon delivery. We may ask for pictures but will try to make it as easy as possible for you. Please note plant(s) with damaged branches or wilted leaves will not qualify for this guarantee. Plants are very resilient and will rebound quickly when cared for correctly.
For information on how to care for you new plant please check out our guide. Guide: How to Care for Your New Plant(s)
Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
We encourage all plant lovers to purchase the Plant Addicts Warranty whether you’re new or an expert. There are many variables outside our control and yours that can cause the demise of your plant(s). Examples would be hungry animals, drought, poor soil conditions, over watering, disease, insects & many other factors. The Plant Addicts Warranty is a 1 year warranty protecting you from all the unknowns and will replace your plant if it moves on to the plant afterlife.
The warranty is purchased on a per plant basis and must be purchased at the same time as the plant purchase. We will cover 100% of the price of the plant but the warranty does not cover shipping cost. Simply let us know if your plant has died within one year of receiving it and we’ll get you a new one shipped out. We may ask for photos for documentation purposes but again we’ll try to make it as easy as possible.
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Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.