Rose name: Crown Princess Margareta
Other names: AUSwinter
Hybridizer: David Austin
Country: United Kingdom
Type: shrub, English Leander Hybrid
Colour: apricot/apricot blend/yellow
Height: 150 cm
Fragrance: strong Tea rose fragrance
Flower size, open: large, up to 10 cm
Disease resistance: good, according to David Austin
Growing in containers:
Blooming: blooms in flushes throughout the season
Heritage: seedling x Abraham Darby
In my garden: I got it late in the season and it did not perform massively, but I hope it will be happier and more productive rose next year J. Good for shade.
Named after: Crown Princess Margareta, granddaughter of Queen Victoria and an accomplished gardener. She married the future king of Sweden and lived in Sweden. (If she could have roses in her Nordic garden, then so can I ;-).