Rose (Rosa 'Pegasus') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Pegasus'
'AUSmoon'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Apricot and apricot blend
Extra Bloom Info: Full to very full, in clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Extra Color Info: Pale yellow and apricot blend
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 4-5 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 1995
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: 4-5 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 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: Graham Thomas x Pascali

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
Center leaves and buds of rose get curled and congested by thepegasus Jun 5, 2016 7:29 AM 4
August 2015, Photos and Chat by zuzu Sep 7, 2015 10:44 PM 65
Show Stopper by MargieNY Aug 25, 2015 11:01 PM 11
May 2015, photos and chat by zuzu Jun 21, 2015 3:56 PM 163
grafted roses by MargieNY Oct 3, 2014 6:08 PM 32
March Rose Blooms in 2014 by zuzu Apr 12, 2014 7:42 AM 13
Best Sources for David Austin Roses by Steve812 May 26, 2017 9:45 AM 10
2013 Roses from David Austin by CindiKS Oct 4, 2012 1:43 PM 3
More May blooms by zuzu May 29, 2012 12:15 PM 34
Can't Remember...sigh... by GardenGuyAZ Apr 9, 2011 5:02 PM 12
4th Addition to my Parade by Skiekitty Jul 1, 2010 5:25 PM 40
More May blooms by zuzu Jun 18, 2010 2:02 AM 152
Austin Roses by BlissfulGarden Aug 10, 2010 12:03 AM 154

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