Rose (Rosa 'Brother Cadfael') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Brother Cadfael'
'AUSglobe'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium pink
Rebloom: Some
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 1990
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: 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: Charles Austin x sdlg

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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December 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 9, 2018 7:32 PM 60
November 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 8, 2018 2:10 AM 285
Ugly duckling or swan? by Mustbnuts Oct 31, 2018 12:05 PM 9
David Austin Roses by caroses Oct 16, 2018 6:28 PM 19
October 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Nov 4, 2018 10:57 PM 185
OK finally some roses from my heat filled garden by Mustbnuts Oct 11, 2018 3:40 AM 10
Can DA bush rose be trained as Climbing rose? by mjchern Sep 13, 2018 12:45 PM 5
Show your rose photos by Canadian_Rose Oct 1, 2018 10:21 AM 86
Heat and drought survivors. by LolaTasmania Aug 4, 2018 11:56 AM 5
August 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Sep 4, 2018 11:53 PM 128
Garden glimpses by Mike Jul 18, 2018 11:56 PM 25
Would you bother planting this rose? by ac91z6 Jun 23, 2018 8:11 PM 3
Let's talk about Damasks and Damask Perpetuals by AquaEyes Jun 21, 2018 8:01 AM 29
June 2018 -- photos and chat by zuzu Jul 1, 2018 6:11 PM 100
October 2012 photos & chat by zuzu Nov 12, 2012 2:26 PM 63
San Jose Heritage Rose Garden 10-22-2010 by Calif_Sue Oct 27, 2010 10:23 PM 25
Austin Roses by BlissfulGarden Aug 10, 2010 12:03 AM 154

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