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PlantFiles: Hybrid Tea Rose
Rosa 'Kaiserin Auguste Viktoria'

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Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Kaiserin Auguste Viktoria
Additional cultivar information: (aka Grande Duchesse Olga, K.A. Viktoria, Reine Augusta Victoria)
Hybridized by Lambert; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1891

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Class:
Hybrid Tea

Height:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Hardiness:
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)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Bloom Color:
White (w)

Bloom Shape:
Double

Flower Fragrance:
Very Fragrant

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer
Blooms repeatedly

Habit:
Shrub

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Other Details:
Unknown - Tell us

Pruning Instructions:
Blooms on new wood; prune early to promote new growth

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Propagation Methods:
From herbaceous stem cuttings
From woody stem cuttings
From softwood cuttings
From semi-hardwood cuttings
From hardwood cuttings
By grafting
By budding
By simple layering
By air layering
By tip layering

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive bungalow1056 On May 10, 2011, bungalow1056 from Winston-Salem, NC (Zone 7b) wrote:

a stout hybrid tea with large, fragrant white blooms. It has been noted to be the most common white rose grown in the American South. It is vigorous and healthy and also has been cited as an important ancestor of many modern roses.

Regional...

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

Moulton, Alabama
Hampton, Illinois
Winston Salem, North Carolina



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