PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'The Reeve')

Alternative cultivar names:
'The Reeve'
'AUSreeve'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Deep pink
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Some
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 3-5 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 1979
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: 3-4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Lilian Austin x Chaucer

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Which of these Austins should I make cuttings of because they're hard-to-find? by SusaninSB Feb 19, 2021 11:44 AM 9
December 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 31, 2019 3:46 PM 128
Last blooms of the 2019 spring flush by AnnKNCalif May 27, 2019 1:04 PM 13
December 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 2, 2019 8:44 PM 142
Black spot by rmbryant38 Apr 11, 2015 2:33 PM 38
I Hate Knock Out Roses by clintbrown Jul 1, 2014 9:59 AM 426

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