Rose (Rosa 'Port Sunlight') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Port Sunlight'
'AUSlofty'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Other: Rosette
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Apricot and apricot blend
Extra Bloom Info: Flat rosette, slightly quartered
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 4-5 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
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: 4-5 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Other: Apricot blend
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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May 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 7, 2019 8:21 PM 468
Rose plant wilting and dying by ZH Dec 10, 2018 3:51 PM 21
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🌹SEPTEMBER 2017 Bloom and Chat 🌹 by IrisLilli Oct 2, 2017 8:45 AM 153
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✺✺ May 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺✺ by Calif_Sue Jun 1, 2017 5:40 AM 412
Blackspot resistant rose by Halcyon Mar 25, 2018 8:07 AM 47
What is This? Disease or other? by Kelli Sep 13, 2016 9:00 AM 15
New Rose Nursery by zuzu Sep 16, 2018 12:10 PM 51
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Tips on growing miniature roses???? by klc Oct 6, 2014 3:20 PM 8
New home and new gardens! by Mike Nov 30, 2014 8:55 AM 69
Dr. Huey and gophers by zuzu Mar 10, 2017 10:59 AM 12
Propagating rose problems by pinkbubbless66 Feb 7, 2014 7:05 PM 10
planning to transplant my iceberg rose from the ground to another area today.. by newbiemomgardener May 23, 2017 10:36 PM 34
Which roses do you have that hold up well in summer heat and humidity ? by Calsurf73 Jul 16, 2013 4:22 PM 58
August Blooms by Skiekitty Aug 30, 2012 10:07 AM 38

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