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: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM

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Location: Coastal San Diego County Date: 2018-08-06
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Location: in my gardenDate: 2017-05-29
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Location: in my gardenDate: 2017-05-29
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Location: Coastal San Diego County Date: 2018-07-301st bloom
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Location: Coastal San Diego County Date: 2019-05-08
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2013-05-27
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Location: Cedarhome, WashingtonDate: 2015-08-28
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Location: Coastal San Diego County Date: 2018-08-06
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Date: 2019-10-14
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Location: My gardenDate: 2016-05-21
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Location: in my gardenDate: 2017-06-20
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Location: Coastal San Diego County Date: 2018-07-29Excited to see this beauty bloom
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Location: Coastal San Diego County Date: 2019-05-08
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Location: In my gardenDate: 2014-05-20
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Date: 2011-10-19
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Location: Denver Metro, CODate: 2012-04-15At Tagawa's Gardens (local nursery) hothouse grown
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Location: In my gardenDate: 2011-10-19
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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2016-07-27
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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-09-15
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Posted by Bonehead (Planet Earth - 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. Update: this was winter killed the first winter after planting, not sure why.

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carlysuko On January 22, 2019 Maintenance performed
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carlysuko On July 29, 2018 Obtained plant
A birthday present from my mom! Been on my wish list for some time now. Got from Anderson's La Costa Nursery! 😊
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