'Teasing Georgia' rose Description
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Medium yellow Shrub.Registration name: AUSbakerExhibition name:
Shrub. English Rose Collection.
Yellow, apricot shading, light yellow edges. Moderate fragrance. Average diameter 3.25". Medium to large, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary, cupped bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, bushy. Medium, semi-glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 42" (105 cm).
USDA zone 5b through 9b. Can be used for cut flower or garden. Vigorous. a good subject for pegging. Disease susceptibility: disease resistant, very blackspot resistant.. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom.
Australia - Application No: 2000/108 on 2000 VIEW PBR PATENT
Canada - Patent No: 1053 on 17 Oct 2001
Application No: 00-2110 on 4 Jan 2000
'Ausbaker' originated from a cross between two English rose varieties which took place at David Austin Roses, Albrighton, United Kingdom in 1987. The variety was selected for its attractive yellow flowers, old-fashioned flower shape, good fragrance and disease resistance.
European Union - Patent No: 4930 on 20 Sep 1999
Application No: 19971389 on 28 Oct 1997
Internal breeder code: P/27/88. No. 112 in the 1999 Monza Competition. (Source: Website Roseto Niso Fumagalli.)
According to the New Zealand Plant Variety Rights (PVR) web page, application for a PVR Grant for this rose was made March 30, 1999 (Aplication No. ROS706). The breeder's Reference for this rose is P/27/88
. The New Zealand Trade Name is 'Teasing Georgia'.
The Royal National Rose Society classes this rose as a Cluster-flowered Shrub.