With a count, pale lemon buds open into large, creamy white roses. Branches arch elegantly and form short, manageable climbers. A unique white among the usual red roses, 'Claire Austin' is a standout in the garden.
Judged the best rose of 2010 by All-America Rose Selections, this vigorous, disease-resistant floribunda produces double, ruffled blooms in a blend of peach and light coral. Mature height is about 5 feet. Plant in full sun. USDA Hardiness Zones: 5 to 9
The red lotus is the symbol of the heart's original nature. It is the lotus of love, compassion, passion, activity and all the qualities of the heart. It is the lotus of Avalokitesvara. (Red Lotus Flower Reflections on Green Background by Bahman Farzad)