English Rose, Austin Rose
Rosa 'Sweet Juliet'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Sweet Juliet
Additional cultivar information:(PP8153, aka AUSleap)
Hybridized by Austin
Registered or introduced: 1989
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Class:

English Rose (aka Austin Rose)

Shrub

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

Bloom Color:

Apricot and apricot blend (ab)

Bloom Shape:

Double

Flower Fragrance:

Very Fragrant

Bloom Time:

Blooms repeatedly

Habit:

Shrub

Patent Information:

Patent expired

Other Details:

Unknown - Tell us

Pruning Instructions:

Blooms on new wood; prune early to promote new growth

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

Propagation Methods:

From softwood cuttings

From semi-hardwood cuttings

From hardwood cuttings

By grafting

By budding

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Lincoln, Nebraska

Portland, Oregon

Gardeners' Notes:

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positive
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RatingContent
Neutral

On Mar 11, 2013, cgmk from Newburyport, MA wrote:

this is a question, not a comment:
Does anyone grow this rose successfully in a partly shady enviroment? Thanks,
Clare

Positive

On Aug 19, 2004, lincolnitess from Lincoln, NE (Zone 5b) wrote:

Sweet Juliet blooms most of the summer for me. Wonderful citrus-lemony fragrance. Color varies a lot with the temperature. Very peach when it is cooler. More yellow or pink if it is hot. Always beautiful.