Rose (Rosa 'Leander') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Leander'
'AUSlea'
'Lovely Apricot'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Apricot and apricot blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Height 7-14 ft.
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 1982
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: Up to 15 feet
Plant Spread: 6-8 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: Charles Austin x sdlg

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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2017-05-25
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San Jose Heritage Rose Garden, CA.
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San Jose Heritage Rose Garden, CA.
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Location: Reykjavík, IcelandDate: 2012-09-06
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Location: Rosarium Glucksburg, Germany.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Early September David Austin Roses by AnnKNCalif Sep 13, 2019 8:14 AM 27
September 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 6, 2019 1:16 PM 280
August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2019 10:08 PM 261
The roses are starting to bloom! by Beth_NorCal Jun 15, 2019 2:05 AM 12
Last blooms of the 2019 spring flush by AnnKNCalif May 27, 2019 1:04 PM 13
May 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 7, 2019 8:21 PM 468
February 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 1, 2019 1:03 AM 139
Recent blooms from my Northern California garden by AnnKNCalif Nov 18, 2018 1:40 PM 14
Just harvested my first rose seeds--and a question? by Mustbnuts Jul 7, 2019 12:45 AM 42
Does anyone grow the Hyb. Perpetual "Charles Lefebvre", climbing or not? by ac91z6 Sep 16, 2018 8:51 PM 21
Roses behind azaleas? by bkrell Apr 13, 2018 8:19 PM 4
✺✺ May 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺✺ by Calif_Sue Jun 1, 2017 5:40 AM 412
March 2016, Photos and Chat by zuzu Apr 2, 2016 8:42 AM 251
And May brings us FLOWERS! & chatting .. and stuff.... by Skiekitty Jun 2, 2013 10:45 PM 183
Rose ID by kassiap Jun 8, 2012 5:11 PM 12
More May blooms by zuzu May 29, 2012 12:15 PM 34
New blooms, first week of May 2012 by zuzu May 12, 2012 10:41 AM 29
Rogue Valley Faux Pas by zuzu Sep 15, 2010 3:24 PM 6
I'm really in doubt here..... by emoryterri May 17, 2010 4:48 PM 4
Best time? by Lali_Go_Lightly Oct 6, 2010 8:20 PM 51

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