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

Alternative cultivar names:
'Charles Austin'
'AUSfather'
'AUSles'
'Charming Apricot'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Apricot and apricot blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Tall, 5-10 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 1973
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 5b 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: 5-10 feet
Plant Spread: 4-5 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Other: Apricot blend
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: Chaucer x Aloha
Child plants: 10 child plants

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Location: Kamloops, BC, CanadaDate: 2013-06-11
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Location: Kamloops, BC, CanadaDate: 2012-10-01
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Date: 2010-06-22Photo courtesy of: Yoko Nekonomania
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Location: Poland. From my collection.
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2009-05-06
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Date: 2010-07-03Photo courtesy of: Yoko Nekonomania
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Date: 2014-12-18Photo courtesy of: T.Kiya
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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David Austin - Gabriel Oak by Tafy Nov 5, 2019 12:36 PM 15
September 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 6, 2019 1:16 PM 280
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August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2019 10:08 PM 261
July 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 2, 2019 12:08 AM 307
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May 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 7, 2019 8:21 PM 468
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
December 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 2, 2019 8:44 PM 142
October 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Nov 4, 2018 10:57 PM 185
What have you ordered so far for next season? by zuzu Mar 18, 2019 1:21 PM 222
Does anyone grow the Hyb. Perpetual "Charles Lefebvre", climbing or not? by ac91z6 Sep 16, 2018 8:51 PM 21
My first rose cutting. by LolaTasmania Sep 10, 2018 9:59 PM 5
Is this Teasing Georgia or graham Thomas rose? by Hoaitran Aug 8, 2018 5:12 PM 1
New rose border suggestions by LolaTasmania Aug 17, 2018 9:48 PM 65
Lavender Colored Recommendations by NyxOfTheFallen Aug 15, 2018 6:39 AM 25
Rose vigor by Steve812 Aug 22, 2017 9:21 PM 65
Mild winter not always good for normally tough bush roses by RpR Nov 18, 2019 7:13 PM 93
Favorite Austin roses old and new by GardenQuilts Apr 5, 2017 7:35 PM 13
June 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 19, 2016 9:30 PM 266

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