PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'The Pilgrim')

Alternative cultivar names:
'The Pilgrim'
'AUSwalker'
'Gartenarchitekt Gunther Schulze'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Medium yellow
Extra Bloom Info: Medium to large, in clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Can be grown as climber, up to 8-10 feet
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 1991
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: 8-10 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM
Parentage: Graham Thomas x Yellow Button

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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2020-06-27In the plant sales area
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'The Pilgrim' Climbing Rose
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Location: Alnwick Garden, Northumberland UKDate: 2007-09-23One of the best English roses for form
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2017-05-26
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Location: Alnwick garden, Northumberland UKDate: 2009-06-28
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Location: Alnwick garden, Northumberland UKDate: 2008-07-05
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Date: 2007-07-26
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2012-05-23
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2012-05-26
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The Pilgrim in an English garden
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5Date: 2011-10-14Untreated leaves - Medium green color, and fairly sparse on lower
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2012-05-23Glows even brighter blooming next to Sambucus 'Black Lace'
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2012-05-26
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Date: 2012-05-29
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Date: 2012-05-29
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Location: In my Mom's gardenDate: 2014-05-08
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Anyone have Experience with Controlling the Height of Roses? by Lynnez Oct 20, 2019 5:19 PM 11
hortico list by Canadian_Rose Oct 9, 2019 6:21 AM 26
Palatine Roses -- 2019-2020 Season by zuzu Sep 14, 2019 7:41 AM 78
June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
Pegging down D.Austin roses by hampartsum Feb 8, 2019 7:37 PM 25
November 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 8, 2018 2:10 AM 285
Is this a rose sucker? by SarahandColin Jul 4, 2018 11:44 AM 4
New rose border suggestions by LolaTasmania Aug 17, 2018 9:48 PM 65
rosa 'Golden Celebration' by brucehill22 Jun 4, 2018 8:09 AM 6
Favorite Austin roses old and new by GardenQuilts Apr 5, 2017 7:35 PM 13
Rose nurseries by RpR Mar 13, 2017 3:55 PM 22
March 2016, Photos and Chat by zuzu Apr 2, 2016 8:42 AM 251
Ludwig's is now in Phoenix by zuzu Apr 24, 2017 8:40 AM 90
Huntington Rose Garden by gg5 Dec 17, 2015 8:34 PM 25
September 2013 photos and chat by zuzu Sep 27, 2013 11:33 AM 78
Needing Some Guidance by sassafrass Jan 3, 2013 10:37 PM 11
Not dead...yet by tabby Nov 3, 2011 11:30 AM 96
Matterhorn Nursery's David Austin rose garden by Mike Sep 8, 2018 1:10 AM 43
Chelle's Roses by chelle Jul 1, 2010 4:03 PM 8
Caution against fertilizing newly planted roses. by roseprose Sep 14, 2010 4:17 PM 17

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