'Kaiserin Auguste Viktoria' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Eric Timewell
Also referenced as: K.A. Viktoria, Grande Duchesse Olga, Reine Augusta Victoria, Kaiserin Augusta Victoria
Registration name: Kaiserin Auguste Viktoria
White or white blend, yellow center. Green tints in buds. Moderate fragrance. 100 petals. Large, very double bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Armed with thorns / prickles, upright.
Height of 39" to 7' (100 to 215 cm).
USDA zone 7b and warmer. 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. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .
At least two parentages are given. See References for more information.