Rose (Rosa 'Carding Mill') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Carding Mill'
'AUSwest'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Apricot and apricot blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters, with ruffled petals
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 2004
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: 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

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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2012-05-01
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2012-05-05
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Location: Knoxville, TNDate: 2012-05-16
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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February 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 13, 2020 3:35 PM 199
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David Austin roses for hot Southern California by oakslesly Sep 11, 2019 12:54 PM 21
August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2019 10:08 PM 261
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