PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'The Prince')

Alternative cultivar names:
'The Prince'
'AUSvelvet'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Globular
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Dark red
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 3-5 feet, upright
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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Plant Height: 3-5 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Red
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: Lilian Austin x The Squire

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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-06-02Blooming in 108*F.
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Date: 2010-08-16Photo courtesy of: Yoko Nekonomania
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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-06-02Growing in 108*F.
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Date: 2010-07-03Photo courtesy of: Yoko Nekonomania
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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-05-22Growing in 110*F.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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May 2021 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 14, 2021 12:39 PM 59
March 2021 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 29, 2021 7:41 PM 69
Rose Nursery Report Card for 2019-2020 Season by zuzu Mar 15, 2021 1:56 PM 18
Which of these Austins should I make cuttings of because they're hard-to-find? by SusaninSB Feb 19, 2021 11:44 AM 9
Rose seeds growing outside of hip? Is this normal? by SteveRaz Feb 1, 2021 1:08 PM 2
January 2021 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 13, 2021 12:03 PM 163
Which roses have you ordered so far for next season (2021)? by zuzu May 5, 2021 3:37 PM 302
December 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 1, 2021 3:56 PM 125
November 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 1, 2020 9:15 AM 126
Au revoir Season 2020 by seilMI Nov 28, 2020 5:07 PM 39
October 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 31, 2020 1:32 PM 104
Labor Day Parade by Mike Sep 7, 2020 9:28 PM 4
September 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 1, 2020 11:03 AM 145
All-America Rose Selections by Mike Sep 25, 2020 8:52 AM 25
Roses (David Austin and others) by KraftyNutkin Aug 16, 2020 9:12 PM 8
August 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2020 5:06 PM 160
I'm baaack! by Cottage_Rose Aug 9, 2020 11:48 AM 16
Zone 9 Ventura County, CA and heat by oakslesly Aug 21, 2020 5:01 PM 9
July 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 31, 2020 8:39 PM 154
Mulch and diseases ? by BrendanCS Jul 2, 2020 5:00 AM 16

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