PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Mortimer Sackler')

Alternative cultivar names:
'Mortimer Sackler'
'AUSorts'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Light pink
Extra Bloom Info: In small clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Extra Color Info: Light pink
Growth Habit: Tall, 5-7 feet, can be trained as pillar rose
Fragrance: Moderate
Misc: Thornless or almost thornless
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 2002
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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Plant Height: 5-7 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM
Parentage: Lilian Austin x seedling

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Location: Albrighton, EnglandDate: 2014-06-25Photo taken at David Austin Roses
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2006-09-27
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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2020-07-25
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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August 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2020 5:06 PM 160
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June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
Hardy David Austin Roses by frankrichards16 Dec 31, 2018 8:46 AM 39
October 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Nov 4, 2018 10:57 PM 185
rose parade from this past weekend by emoryterri May 24, 2010 7:26 AM 38
Austin Roses by BlissfulGarden Aug 10, 2010 12:03 AM 154

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