Rose (Rosa 'Lilac Rose') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Lilac Rose'
'AUSlilac'
'Old Lilac'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Very large: 6" or more
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 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)
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

Discussion Threads about this plant
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October 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Nov 1, 2019 3:14 PM 269
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August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2019 10:08 PM 261
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Blackspot, info needed. by Richardis70 Jul 25, 2019 10:35 AM 5
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June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
Most fragrant rose by reh0622 Dec 26, 2019 6:46 PM 159
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
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Rose Scents--what is your favorite rose scent and your least favorite? by Mustbnuts Jun 1, 2019 4:42 PM 27
January 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 31, 2019 12:31 AM 142

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