Teasing Georgia

teasing-georgia-rose-2

Rose name: Teasing Georgia

Other names: AUSbaker

Hybridizer: David Austin

Country: United Kingdom

Introduced: 1998

Type: shrub, English Leander Hybrid

Colour: deep yellow

Height: 150 cm

Fragrance: strong tea fragrance

Flower size, open: large rosette flowers

Disease resistance: good

Growing in containers: good for containers

Blooming: in flushes throughout the season

Heritage: Charles Austin x undisclosed

In my garden: This rose is in the beautiful garden of my mother-in-law. It is growing in a relatively small container. It tends to get some blackspot towards the end of the season, but is strong enough and blackspot is not a showstopper as the rose does not defoliate and continues to bloom.

Origins of the name: Named for Mr Ulrich Mayer (German media personality) after his wife Georgia

teasing-georgia-rose

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s