Rose (Rosa 'William Morris') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'William Morris'
'AUStir'
'AUSwil'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Medium pink
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Extra Color Info: Peach-pink, with copper undertones
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: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2015-03-27
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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-01-01
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Location: At a Washington nursery Date: 2019-06-20
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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-01-15
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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-12-09
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2017-05-09With Iris 'Platinum Class'
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Location: At a Washington nursery Date: 2019-06-20
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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-04-09
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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-07-18
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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-07-19
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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-07-17
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Climbing Rose Question - by sinohe Jan 14, 2020 12:11 AM 21
October 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Nov 1, 2019 3:14 PM 269
July 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 2, 2019 12:08 AM 307
Most fragrant rose by reh0622 Dec 26, 2019 6:46 PM 159
Heirloom sale, some older Austins available by ac91z6 Jul 26, 2018 6:59 PM 0
New rose border suggestions by LolaTasmania Aug 17, 2018 9:48 PM 65
Which roses have you ordered for the 2018 season? by zuzu Jun 22, 2018 4:03 PM 163
December 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 31, 2016 6:16 AM 171
July 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 31, 2016 1:14 PM 157
My Roses in Burning Heat: by kbw664 Oct 22, 2016 5:12 PM 30
March 2016, Photos and Chat by zuzu Apr 2, 2016 8:42 AM 251
My Hardy David Austin Roses by Cottage_Rose Jan 25, 2013 10:27 AM 16
May photos and chat by zuzu May 31, 2012 1:12 PM 212
Photos & Chat, December 2011 by Skiekitty Jan 2, 2012 1:53 PM 140
Photos and chat, November 2011 by zuzu Dec 1, 2011 8:00 AM 182
Please help us 'grow' the Rose Database with your images! by Calif_Sue Jun 13, 2016 9:04 PM 129
San Jose Heritage Rose Garden 10-22-2010 by Calif_Sue Oct 27, 2010 10:23 PM 25

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