Rose (Rosa 'Lady Emma Hamilton') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Lady Emma Hamilton'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Orange and orange blend
Extra Bloom Info: Medium to large, in clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Extra Color Info: Orange and apricot blend
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 2005
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 5 and warmer

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Plant Height: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Orange
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: Thorned
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM


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Posted by Bonehead (Pacific Northwest - Zone 8b) on Aug 30, 2015 11:09 AM

I planted this in my herb garden, intending to use the petals for various lotions and potions. Very fragrant rose, with a nice bright color. Blooms and reblooms. So far, little insect or disease damage.

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