'AUSreef' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Loggerite
114 favorite votes.
Light pink Shrub.Registration name:
AUSreefExhibition name: Sharifa Asma ®
Shrub. (Series: English Rose Collection)
Blush, cream edges, ages to white . Moderate, opinions vary fragrance. 90 petals. Average diameter 3.5". Medium to large, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary, cluster-flowered, in small clusters, cupped, rosette bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Rounded buds.
Medium, armed with thorns / prickles, bushy, upright. Medium, semi-glossy, dark green foliage.
Height: 3' to 5' (90 to 150cm). Width: 30" to 4' (75 to 120cm).
USDA zone 5b through 10b. Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower or garden. Rain tolerant. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) . Can be grown in the ground or in a container (container requires winter protection).
Australia - Application No: 1994/043 on 1994 VIEW PBR PATENT
New Zealand - Patent No: 777 on 30 Jun 1993
United States - Patent No: PP 8,143 on 16 Feb 1993 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 07/623,309 on 6 Dec 1990
Meg Peterson says this rose will do well in a partially shaded location.