Rose (Rosa 'Bishop's Castle') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Bishop's Castle'
'AUSbecks'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Medium pink
Extra Bloom Info: In small clusters; up to 80 petals
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Extra Color Info: Raspberry pink
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 2007
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
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 18, 2019 3:30 PM 154
July 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 2, 2019 12:08 AM 307
Most fragrant rose by reh0622 Aug 18, 2019 12:36 PM 151
Last blooms of the 2019 spring flush by AnnKNCalif May 27, 2019 1:04 PM 13
2019 Spring roses by AnnKNCalif Jul 1, 2019 12:48 AM 25
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
December 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 2, 2019 8:44 PM 142
Hardy David Austin Roses by frankrichards16 Dec 31, 2018 8:46 AM 39
November 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 8, 2018 2:10 AM 285
New Roses for 2019 finally out from Northland Rosarium! by Mustbnuts Oct 26, 2018 7:29 PM 11
What's your opinion of these roses? by Canadian_Rose May 27, 2019 1:33 PM 43
What have you ordered so far for next season? by zuzu Mar 18, 2019 1:21 PM 222
Growing roses in pots by RosesnTx Aug 29, 2018 6:11 PM 49
Least-risky options to order roses for 2019 by ac91z6 Aug 25, 2018 3:28 PM 45
Need to see some green by Mustbnuts Sep 4, 2018 11:52 AM 43
Heirloom sale, some older Austins available by ac91z6 Jul 26, 2018 6:59 PM 0
Help IDing this rose? by antfarmer Nov 2, 2018 2:03 AM 9
March 2017 -- Photos and Chat by sunnyvalley Apr 2, 2017 12:17 PM 268
Which Austin roses perform best in the south? by gemini_sage Mar 1, 2016 2:35 AM 113
Any idea of what this rose could be? by Cem9165 Feb 2, 2014 7:25 PM 60

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