Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Russet
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Extra Color Info: Russet tan, with mauve highlights
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: William E. ("Bill") Tysterman, 1976
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 7 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 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Plant Height: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Russet
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: Blue Moon x Dr. A.J. Verhage
Child plants: one child plant

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Alternative cultivar names:
  • 'Julia's Rose'
  • 'Chocolate Rose'
  • 'Julia'
  • 'Pashley Manor Rose'

Common names
  • Rose

Photo Gallery
Location: Oxfordshire, England
Date: 2019-07-01
beautiful in both stages!
Location: Near Napa Valley (Northern California)
Date: 2022-07-06
Photo by IrisLilli

Date: 2019-06-27
Photo by zuzu
Photo by zuzu
Location: Switzerland, in my garden
Date: 2016-07-21
Location: Switzerland, in my garden
Date: 2016-07-21
Location: California
Date: September 2023

photo credit: Rexness
Location: Switzerland, in my garden
Date: 2017-06-14
Location: Oxfordshire, England
Date: 2019-06-23
First bloom
Photo by zuzu
Location: California
Date: September 2023
Photo by zuzu
Location: In my Northern California garden
Date: 2014-04-23
Photo by zuzu
Photo by zuzu
Photo by zuzu

At Vintage Gardens, Sebastopol, CA
Location: San Jose Heritage Rose Garden
Date: 2007-10-29
Location: San Jose Heritage Rose Garden
Date: 2008-05-31
Photo by zuzu

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