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'Baby Austin' is a Rose variety in the Rosa genus with a scientific name of Rosa. Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Apricot. The blooms display an average of 26 petals. Leaves appear approximately as a   Dark spring green colour.

A miniature rose bush that produces apricot colored blooms that have lots of petals.

Baby Austin grows as a Perennial and is a Flower. Being a Perennial, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Baby Austin is known for its Shrub habit and growing to a height of approximately 2.00 metres (6.50 feet).

Baby Austin Rose needs a moderate amount of maintenance, so some level of previous experience comes in handy when growing this plant. Ensure that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant and keep an eye out for pests.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Baby Austin have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Baby Austin

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

Prune in early spring. In warm areas a third of the growth can be removed. In colder regions a bit more than that can be removed.

Plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Baby Austin is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. USDA Hardiness Zone 5 to 9 are typically the USDA Hardiness Zones that are appropriate for this plant (although this can vary based on your microclimate). Ideally plant in loamy soil and try to keep the ph of your soil between the range of 4.5 and 8.0 as Baby Austin likes to be in moderately acidic soil to weakly alkaline soil.

Growing Baby Austin from seed

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 3.96 feet (1.22 metres) and sow at a depth of around 0.25 inches (0.64 cm).

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Baby Austin about 35 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Baby Austin

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Baby Austin is a hardy plant.

Harvesting Baby Austin

Rose Baby Austin Etymology

This rose was named Austin, great grandson of the breeder Ralph S. Moore.

Other Names for Rose 'Baby Austin'


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