Rose (Rosa 'Charlotte') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Charlotte'
'AUSpoly'
'Elgin Festival'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Medium yellow
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 5-6 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 1994
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 4 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 4b -31.7 °C (-25 °F) to -28.9 °C (-20 °F)
Plant Height: 5-6 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM
Parentage: (Chaucer x Conrad Ferdinand Meyer) x Graham Thomas
Child plants: one child plant

my garden, zone 4b New Hampshire

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Location: Oceanside, California Date: 2019-04-24
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Location: Chamblee's Nursery in Tyler, TXDate: 2012-04-25
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Correct id? by robertduval14 Dec 12, 2015 10:39 AM 1
January 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 21, 2020 8:55 PM 80
December 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 31, 2019 3:46 PM 128
My Great-Grandma's Roses by WindyMariah Nov 22, 2019 4:45 PM 5
Which roses have you ordered for next season (2020)? by zuzu Jan 11, 2020 10:29 PM 176
October 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Nov 1, 2019 3:14 PM 269
August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2019 10:08 PM 261
Cane canker by reh0622 Nov 24, 2019 11:47 AM 51
David Austin garden rose health question by Markdebolt Jun 10, 2019 6:42 PM 10
June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
May 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 7, 2019 8:21 PM 468
Hardy David Austin Roses by frankrichards16 Dec 31, 2018 8:46 AM 39
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
July 2018 -- photos and chat by zuzu Aug 5, 2018 5:11 PM 170
Rose Identification by mrspookah Jun 29, 2018 7:36 AM 2
New rose border suggestions by LolaTasmania Aug 17, 2018 9:48 PM 65
rosa 'Golden Celebration' by brucehill22 Jun 4, 2018 8:09 AM 6
May 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 30, 2018 10:44 PM 66
🌹February 2018 Bloom and Chat 🌹 by IrisLilli Feb 27, 2018 10:02 AM 116
🌹OCTOBER 2017 Bloom and Chat 🌹 by IrisLilli Oct 31, 2017 11:48 AM 176

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