Rose (Rosa 'Thomas a Becket') in the Roses Database

Also sold as:
Thomas à Becket
Auswinston

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size:Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape:Cupped
Petal count:very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color:Medium red
Extra Bloom Info:In clusters
Rebloom:Good
Class:Shrub
Growth Habit:Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance:Moderate
Hybridizer & year:David Austin, before 2013
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:Red
Flower Time:Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses:Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant:Bees
Propagation: Other methods:Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous:Thorned

Photo taken at David Austin Roses

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Location: Albrighton, EnglandDate: 2014-06-25Photo taken at David Austin Roses
By JanneA
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