Rosa x hybrida 'AUSwest' ('Carding Mill')

Carding Mill Rose

Family: Rosa

Genus: Rosa

Category: Shrub - Deciduous

Zones: 5 to 10

Size: 4' tall and 3.5' wide

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun


Double full flowers, 3" diameter. 80 petals. Mixed shades of pink apricot and yellow. Repeat flowering. Bronze foliage when young. Good disease resistance. Blooms in flushes. Strong myrrh fragrance. Good in the US. Leander Group David Austin English Rose Collection. Rounded form.


Awarded the National Home Gardening Club Member Tested & Recommended Seal of Approval.

Carding Mill is an extremely beautiful valley in the Long Mynd just to the west of the David Austin nursery in Shropshire.


My Experience: 

I purchased a bareroot plant from David Austin Roses in January 2015.

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