Rose (Rosa 'James L. Austin') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'James L. Austin'
'Auspike'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Other: Rosette
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Deep pink
Extra Bloom Info: Button eye
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 2017
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: 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
Parentage: Unknown

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Climbing Rose Question - by sinohe Jan 14, 2020 12:11 AM 21
Which roses have you ordered for next season (2020)? by zuzu Jan 11, 2020 10:29 PM 176
Rose Nursery Report Card for 2018-2019 Season by zuzu Sep 13, 2019 5:02 PM 35
June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
2019 Spring roses by AnnKNCalif Jul 1, 2019 12:48 AM 25
Hardy David Austin Roses by frankrichards16 Dec 31, 2018 8:46 AM 39
What have you ordered so far for next season? by zuzu Mar 18, 2019 1:21 PM 222
Which roses have you ordered for the 2018 season? by zuzu Jun 22, 2018 4:03 PM 163
🌹SEPTEMBER 2017 Bloom and Chat 🌹 by IrisLilli Oct 2, 2017 8:45 AM 153
Rose vigor by Steve812 Aug 22, 2017 9:21 PM 65
✺✺ May 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺✺ by Calif_Sue Jun 1, 2017 5:40 AM 412
Rose nurseries by RpR Mar 13, 2017 3:55 PM 22
Ludwig's is now in Phoenix by zuzu Apr 24, 2017 8:40 AM 90
"Thorny" roses by Daniel Jan 21, 2015 12:12 PM 3
And May brings us FLOWERS! & chatting .. and stuff.... by Skiekitty Jun 2, 2013 10:45 PM 183
My Hardy David Austin Roses by Cottage_Rose Jan 25, 2013 10:27 AM 16
Do you plant multiples of one rose? by CindiKS May 9, 2012 10:41 PM 19
Tradescant by Hemophobic May 23, 2012 9:09 PM 39
Matterhorn Nursery's David Austin rose garden by Mike Sep 8, 2018 1:10 AM 43
Cold Climate Roses by Cottage_Rose Feb 15, 2017 11:33 AM 68

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