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'AUSpale' rose Description
'Redouté' rose photo
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Light pink Shrub.
Registration name: AUSpale
Discovered by David C. H. Austin (1926-2018) (United Kingdom, before 1992).
Shrub.  English Rose Collection.  
Light pink.  Moderate, sweet fragrance.  Average diameter 3".  Medium, borne mostly solitary, in small clusters, cupped, reflexed bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  Ovoid buds.  
Leathery foliage.  5 leaflets.  
Height of 4' to 6' (120 to 185 cm).  Width of 4' to 5' (120 to 150 cm).
USDA zone 5b through 10b.  
Australia - Application No: 1996/063  on  1996   VIEW PBR PATENT
European Union - Patent No: 334  on  2 Aug 1996
Application No: 19950464  on  24 Jul 1995
First commercialisation in EU: May 1, 1992; outside EU: 01/01/1994
Expiry of protection on June 1, 2017.
United States - Patent No: PP 8,789  on  30 Mar 1993   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 08/040,155  on  21 Jun 1994
Observations of flower characteristics were made from specimens grown in a garden environment in Albrighton, Wolverhampton, England, in July, 1992.
Ludwigs Roses says this rose is known as 'Margaret Roberts' in South Africa where it is named for the well known herb lady...