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

Alternative cultivar names:
'Lady Emma Hamilton'
'AUSbrother'

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
Fragrant
Flower Color:Orange
Flower Time:Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses:Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant:Bees
Propagation: Other methods:Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous:Thorned
Awards and Recognitions:RHS AGM

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Comments:
Posted by Bonehead (Planet Earth, Pacific NW - 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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April Chat - Spring's Here!! by SkiekittyMay 3, 2014 5:09 PM138
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