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 (PNW - 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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June 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 19, 2016 9:30 PM 266
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Which Austin roses perform best in the south? by gemini_sage Mar 1, 2016 2:35 AM 113
May 2015, photos and chat by zuzu Jun 21, 2015 3:56 PM 163
April 2015 -- photos and chat by zuzu May 4, 2015 4:05 PM 117
Easy care fragrant rose? by Bonehead Apr 8, 2015 4:44 PM 13
Photos and chat, August 2014 by zuzu Aug 30, 2014 1:52 PM 43
Looking for a BRIGHT orange rose for my newly planted tiger garden by GardenQuilts Jun 30, 2016 6:27 AM 86
April Chat - Spring's Here!! by Skiekitty May 3, 2014 5:09 PM 138
November's already here.. almost time for winter! by Skiekitty Dec 2, 2013 11:24 PM 14
August is here! New chatting / blooms? by Skiekitty Aug 31, 2013 9:40 AM 109
July Blooms & Conversation by Mike May 9, 2014 7:55 AM 47
And May brings us FLOWERS! & chatting .. and stuff.... by Skiekitty Jun 2, 2013 10:45 PM 183
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