Rose (Rosa 'Alnwick Castle') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Alnwick Castle'
'AUSgrab'
'The Alnwick Rose'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Medium pink
Extra Bloom Info: In small clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 2001
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: 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: Seedling x Golden Celebration

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Location: My Garden in Fort Worth, TXDate: 2016-04-03
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At Alnwick Garden
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Date: 2015-05-15
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Location: My Garden in Fort Worth, TXDate: 2016-06-18
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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-04-11
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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-04-19
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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One beautiful picture by joannakat Nov 28, 2018 6:47 PM 1
Keeping a rose short? by JuniperAnn Apr 2, 2019 4:21 AM 6
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
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My new rose border. by LolaTasmania Dec 21, 2018 2:23 PM 8
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New rose border suggestions by LolaTasmania Aug 17, 2018 9:48 PM 65
Austin Roses by BlissfulGarden Aug 10, 2010 12:03 AM 154

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