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'Lady of Shalott ®' rose Description
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Orange blend Shrub.
Registration name: AUSnyson
Exhibition name: Lady of Shalott ®
Bred by David C. H. Austin (1926-2018) (United Kingdom, 2001).
Introduced in United Kingdom by David Austin Roses Limited (UK) in 2009.
Shrub.   (Series: English Rose Collection)  
Apricot - yellow, salmon-pink shading, golden-yellow reverse.  Edges shaded pink.  Strong, apple, clove, tea fragrance.  up to 57 petals.  Average diameter 3".  Medium, very full (41+ petals), in small clusters, globular bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Medium, bushy.  Medium, semi-glossy, dark green foliage.  7 leaflets.  

Height: 43" (110cm).  
Can be used for beds and borders, cut flower or garden.  Blooms tend to ball in wet weather.  Disease susceptibility: susceptible to blackspot .  
Australia - Patent No: AU5311P  on  28 Feb 2017
Application No: 2012/264  on  4 Dec 2012   VIEW PBR PATENT
In 2001, an unnamed seedling was selected to be the mother and an unnamed seedling was selected to be the father. The resulting seed was sown in January 2002, resulting in a number of seedlings. The best of these seedlings was then chosen for further trial and development. From this plant, in July 2002, 8 buds were taken and grafted (using the 't'-budding method) onto Laxa rootstock outdoors. The following year, in 2003, the variety was considered good enough to be increased by grafting to 30 plants. These plants were observed in 2004 and in the following year, in 2005, the increase was up to 200, and two years after that, in 2007, it was increased to 1,500 and up to 5,000 in 2008, sufficient for budding for a commercial introduction in the UK in 2009. Breeder: David Austin Roses Limited
New Zealand - Patent No: 31854  on  15 Jul 2015
Application No: ROS1011  on  4 Mar 2014
United States - Patent No: PP 22,171  on  4 Oct 2011   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 12/800,498  on  17 May 2010
Inventors: Austin; David C. H. (Wolverhampton, GB)
This invention relates to a new and distinct variety of shrub rose plant named `AUSnyson`, which was originated by crossing two unnamed, unpatented varieties of Rosa hybrida.... description is of 2 year-old rose plants of the new variety grown outdoors in Albrighton, Britain