Rose (Rosa 'Chaucer') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Chaucer'
'AUScer'
'AUScon'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Rebloom: Some
Class: Shrub
Extra Color Info: Pale pink, with darker pink center
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 1970
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: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Duchesse de Montebello x Constance Spry
Child plants: 10 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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January 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 17, 2020 1:54 AM 76
August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2019 10:08 PM 261
What can you tell me about these roses? by LolaTasmania May 6, 2019 12:07 PM 25
February 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 1, 2019 1:03 AM 139
Rose Identification Help by mattmackay22 Apr 14, 2015 1:38 PM 4
Question for everyone about personal preference by Skiekitty Apr 14, 2014 12:32 PM 58

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