Rose (Rosa 'Olivia Rose Austin') in the Roses Database

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: Thorned
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, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-06-12First blooms ever; planted spring, 2017
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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 in PADate: 2017-10-16Susceptible to thrips.
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Location: Washington 8bDate: 2017-06-18
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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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Discussion Threads about this plant
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🌹OCTOBER 2017 Bloom and Chat 🌹 by IrisLilli Oct 22, 2017 10:33 AM 122
🌹SEPTEMBER 2017 Bloom and Chat 🌹 by IrisLilli Oct 2, 2017 8:45 AM 153
✺ JULY 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺ by Calif_Sue Aug 6, 2017 12:24 AM 201
✺ June 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺ by Calif_Sue Jul 17, 2017 11:41 PM 335
✺✺ May 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺✺ by Calif_Sue Jun 1, 2017 5:40 AM 412
Noob to roses--recommendations by BPadilla Apr 22, 2017 8:43 AM 11
March 2017 -- Photos and Chat by sunnyvalley Apr 2, 2017 12:17 PM 268
Favorite Austin roses old and new by GardenQuilts Apr 5, 2017 7:35 PM 13
will this save my rose bed? by Tisha Oct 21, 2016 12:13 PM 47
June 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 19, 2016 9:30 PM 266
March 2016, Photos and Chat by zuzu Apr 2, 2016 8:42 AM 251
Which Austin roses perform best in the south? by gemini_sage Mar 1, 2016 2:35 AM 113
November 2015, photos and chat by CindiKS Dec 5, 2015 5:24 AM 76

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