About David Austin Othello
Massive cup-shaped flowers, filled with petals of a dusky crimson, mingled with a variety of light red shades. Its growth is tall and vigorous, with dark matte foliage and many thorns. A striking and unusual rose that is very hardy with a strong, rich Old Rose fragrance.It can be quite vigorous in warmer areas and so should be summer pruned if you want it to grow as a shrub. 5 ft. x 4 ft.