PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Mary Magdalene')

Alternative cultivar names:
'Mary Magdalene'
'AUSjolly'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Other: Button eye
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Light pink
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Extra Color Info: Light pink, with lighter outer petals
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 1998
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

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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2011-04-27
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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April 2021 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Apr 16, 2021 12:45 PM 64
Sharifa Asma, Austin rose, distorted leaves and flowers, please help by RoseLadyV Jul 30, 2020 7:21 PM 14
May 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 15, 2020 10:34 PM 159
Recommendations for purchasing David Austin roses 5' high or shorter by kohala Apr 21, 2020 5:59 PM 20
April 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 1, 2020 10:10 AM 109
Growing Rose Hips by reh0622 Feb 21, 2020 10:42 AM 2
Oh Boy! Yikes! DA roses is retiring 30% of their roses! by Mustbnuts Sep 28, 2020 9:03 AM 47
Name your five favorite roses 4' or shorter in size by kohala May 18, 2020 11:37 AM 17
Best Roses for Southern California's Heat by oakslesly Feb 28, 2021 4:13 PM 21
Which roses have you ordered for next season (2020)? by zuzu Jun 20, 2020 11:10 AM 215
October 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Nov 1, 2019 3:14 PM 269
David Austin - Gabriel Oak by Tafy Jul 25, 2020 4:49 PM 36
September 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 6, 2019 1:16 PM 280
David Austin roses for hot Southern California by oakslesly Mar 23, 2021 7:38 PM 37
Best 5 roses this year by Canadian_Rose Sep 4, 2019 12:29 AM 58
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
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
What have you learned about rosing? This year? by Canadian_Rose May 28, 2019 9:41 AM 24

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