'Geoff Hamilton' rose Description
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Medium pink Shrub.Registration name: AUShamExhibition name:
Shrub. English Rose Collection.
Pink. Strong fragrance. 41 to 108 petals. Average diameter 2.5". Medium to large, full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, globular, old-fashioned, rounded bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, compact, thornless (or almost), upright, well-branched.
Height of 4' to 5' (120 to 150 cm). Width of up to 4' (up to 120 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Can be used for cut flower or garden. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.
European Union - Patent No: 5584 on 20 Dec 1999
Application No: 19961282 on 18 Nov 1996
Breeder: David Austin Roses Ltd. Provisional designation: d/51/88. Proposed denomination: AUSHAM.
United States - Patent No: PP 11,421 on 20 Jun 2000 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: US1998000168298 on 7 Oct 1997
Inventor: David C.H. Austin (Wolverhampton, UK). Applicant: David Austin Roses Limited (Wolverhampton, UK). A shrub rose plant having disease resistance; strong growth; pink blooms of an old-fashioned shape; and the ability to repeat flower well through the summer...