Belonging to the Rosa genus (Rosa centifolia 'William Lobb'), William Lobb is a variety of Cabbage rose. William Lobb is a variety of heirloom Cabbage rose . Blooms appear in these approximate colours: Utah Crimson. Leaves appear approximately as a Forest green (traditional) colour.
This rose produces beautiful flowers of dark-crimson that readily fade to various shades of purple, mauve and violet-grey. It is a shrub that can be grown also as a climber.1William Lobb grows as a Perennial and is a Flower. Being a Perennial, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Typically grows with a shrub-like habit.
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This rose has been awarded the Royal Horticultural Society’s Award of Garden Merit.