'AUSjake' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Tony_im
Light pink Shrub.
Registration name: AUSjake
Shrub. English Rose Collection.
Light pink. Mild, old rose fragrance. Average diameter 3.25". Medium to large, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary, quartered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, armed with thorns / prickles, compact. Small, matte, light green foliage.
Height of 39" (100 cm). Width of 2' (60 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for cut flower or garden. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. Spring Pruning: Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood and cut back canes that cross. In warmer climates, cut back the remaining canes by about one-third. In colder areas, you'll probably find you'll have to prune a little more than that.