Rose (Rosa 'Charles Rennie Mackintosh') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Charles Rennie Mackintosh'
'AUSren'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Mauve and mauve blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Extra Color Info: Lavender
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 3-5 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Misc: Shade tolerant
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 1988
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 5 and warmer

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
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: 3-5 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Lavender
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: (Chaucer x Conrad Ferdinand Meyer) x Mary Rose

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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DA Roses ordering by Beth_NorCal Dec 30, 2019 8:52 AM 10
December 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 31, 2019 3:46 PM 128
Great article on the subject of shovel pruning--I need to remember this! by Mustbnuts Dec 13, 2019 1:50 AM 14
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April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
January 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 31, 2019 12:31 AM 142
Rose ID help by LolaTasmania Jan 9, 2019 2:38 AM 22
December 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 2, 2019 8:44 PM 142
What have you ordered so far for next season? by zuzu Mar 18, 2019 1:21 PM 222
New rose border suggestions by LolaTasmania Aug 17, 2018 9:48 PM 65
Favorite Austin roses old and new by GardenQuilts Apr 5, 2017 7:35 PM 13
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