Rose (Rosa 'Queen of Sweden') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Queen of Sweden'
'AUStiger'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Light pink
Extra Bloom Info: In small clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Extra Color Info: Pale pink
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Plant Height: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: sdlg x Charlotte

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Location: gardenDate: 2015-05-07Magnificent in bloom in spring
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-08-03Mezmerizing blooms
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Location: CtDate: 2017-06-15Particularly good so far this year!
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Location: My Garden in Fort Worth, TXDate: 2016-04-14
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Location: Taastrup, DenmarkDate: 2017-06-13
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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2017-07-14Plant centre
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Location: Nocona,Texas zn.7 My gardensDate: April25,2018Very elegant Lady is the Queen of Sweden!
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-31
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Date: 2015-05-15
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Date: 2016-06-25
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-08-03New in my garden (planted mid-April 2018)
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Location: Nocona,Texas zn.7 My gardensDate: April25,2018
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Date: 2015-05-31
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Date: 2016-06-25
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Location: Brooklyn Botanical Garden (Cranford Rose Garden), New York, New YorkDate: 2017-06-18
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Location: Brooklyn Botanical Garden (Cranford Rose Garden), New York, New York
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