The flowers of Abraham Darby are of classic old rose shape. The large, beautifully cupped blooms are coppery apricot, the outer petals turning towards pink, and the sweet fragrance is very strong. Abraham Darby forms a well rounded, dense shrub which is studded all over when in full bloom. Flowers repeat well and growth is vigorous and healthy.
1.5m high x 1.5m wide.
Year of Release – 1990.
Named to celebrate the inventor Abraham Darby, who, with his son and grandson, played an important part in the industrial revolution.