Rose (Rosa 'Joan Austin') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Joan Austin'
'MORdeb'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: Other: Rosette
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Extra Bloom Info: Small, full, in clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Miniature
Extra Color Info: Pink and white, striped
Growth Habit: Very short, 6" to 1'
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Ralph S. Moore, 1981
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 6 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: 6-12 inches
Plant Spread: 6-12 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Pink and white
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

San Jose Heritage Rose Garden, CA.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Rosarian D. Austin passed away by ShawnSteve Dec 31, 2018 9:04 PM 13
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