Rose (Rosa 'Windrush') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Windrush'
'AUSrush'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Other: Lightly cupped
Petal count: semi-double: 8-15 petals
Rose bloom color: Light yellow
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Some
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 4-5 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 1984
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: Yellow
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: sdlg x (Canterbury x Golden Wings)
Child plants: one child plant

Photo courtesy of Tasman Bay Roses

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Rose Parade from Arvada, Co. by tabby Jun 7, 2012 1:59 PM 33
Buttercup by clpgirl May 17, 2010 11:04 AM 24

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