Rose (Rosa 'Bow Bells') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Bow Bells'
'AUSbells'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium pink
Rebloom: Some
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 4-6 feet
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: David Austin,1991
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: 4-6 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: (Chaucer x Conrad Ferdinand Meyer) x Graham Thomas

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
1 Last Vintage Gardens sale by Skiekitty Aug 25, 2013 7:01 PM 6
February 2013 Photos & Chat by Skiekitty Mar 3, 2013 3:02 PM 129
Vintage Garden's "One of a Kind" Sale by Steve812 Aug 14, 2017 4:11 PM 18
Heirloom half-price sale by zuzu Aug 7, 2012 9:47 AM 26
Sale at Vintage Gardens by Skiekitty Aug 24, 2011 12:37 PM 3
Austin Roses by BlissfulGarden Aug 10, 2010 12:03 AM 154
Melva's Roses by zuzu Jun 1, 2011 2:15 PM 106

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