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'Miss Alice ®' rose Description
'Miss Alice ® (shrub, Austin 2000)' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Heirloom Roses, Inc. (USA)
Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
HMF Ratings:
13 favorite votes.  
ARS:
Light pink Shrub.
Registration name: AUSjake
Origin:
Bred by David C. H. Austin (United Kingdom, 2000).
Introduced in United Kingdom by David Austin Roses Limited (UK) in 2000 as 'Miss Alice'.
Class:
Shrub.  English Rose Collection.  
Bloom:
Light pink.  Mild, old rose fragrance.  Average diameter 3.25".  Medium to large, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary, quartered bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Medium, armed with thorns / prickles, compact.  Small, matte, light green foliage.  
Height of 39" (100 cm).  Width of 2' (60 cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).  Can be used for cut flower or garden.  Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.  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.  
Patents:
Australia - Application No: 2002/071  on  2002   VIEW PBR PATENT
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