'AUSwinter' rose Description
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Shrub. English Rose Collection.
Apricot or apricot blend. Strong, fruity, tea rose fragrance. Average diameter 4". Medium to large, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary, old-fashioned bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Pointed, ovoid buds.
Medium, bushy, climbing.
Height of 4' to 6' (120 to 185 cm). Width of 4' (120 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for cut flower, garden, pillar or shrub. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. Spring Pruning: Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood and cut back canes that cross. In warmer climates, cut back the remaining canes by about one-third. In colder areas, you'll probably find you'll have to prune a little more than that.
Australia - Application No: 2001/145 on 2001 VIEW PBR PATENT
European Union - Application No: 19991796 on 7 Dec 1999
Proposed denomination: AUSwinter.
United States - Patent No: PP 13,484 on 21 Jan 2003 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application on 13 Nov 2000
Named for the granddaughter of Queen Victoria, Crown Princess Margareta.
No. 271 in the 2000 Monza Competition. (Source: Website Roseto Niso Fumagalli.)