'Charles Austin' rose Description
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Apricot or apricot blend Shrub.Registration name: AUSfather
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Shrub. English Rose Collection.
Apricot, lighter outer petals. Strong, fruity fragrance. 70 petals. Average diameter 4". Medium to large, cupped bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of 5' to 10' (150 to 305 cm). Width of 4' to 6' (120 to 185 cm).
USDA zone 5b through 10b. Can be used for cut flower or garden. A good subject for pegging. Disease susceptibility: susceptible to blackspot , susceptible to Mildew. Cut back one-half every year..