PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Olivia Rose Austin')

Alternative cultivar names:
'Olivia Rose Austin'
'AUSmixture'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Medium pink
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: David C. H. Austin, before 2005
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: 2-3 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
Parentage: Unknown

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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-09-08
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-07-11
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Location: My Garden in PADate: 2017-10-16Susceptible to thrips.
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Location: Stanton Hall garden and nursery, Northumberland, UKDate: 2014-06-07
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-08-10
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Location: Balboa Park, San Diego Date: 2018-08-05
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-07-19
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-09-29
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-08-06
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Location: Stanton Hall garden and nursery, Northumberland, UKDate: 2014-06-07
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-06-12First blooms ever; planted spring, 2017
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Location: Washington 8bDate: 2017-06-18
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-01Maximum sweet fragrance at noon today!
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-08-10Second summer in my no-spray garden.
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Location: Burns tn Date: 2018-08-17
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-09-21
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania USADate: 2017-11-12Last blooms of 2017 (rescued before a killing frost)
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-08-11Second summer in my garden and doing very well. Love it!
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-07-11Planted in spring of this year; Japanese beetles have not discove
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-09-29Old age
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-05-24Delicious, sweet fragrance
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-06-14
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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