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'Alfred de Dalmas' rose Description
'Alfred de Dalmas' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Mirek (Mirinda)
Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
 
HMF Ratings:
41 favorite votes.  
Average rating: GOOD.  
Origin:
Bred by Jean Laffay (France, 1855).
Introduced in France by Portemer in 1855 as 'Alfred de Dalmas'.
Class:
Moss.  
Bloom:
Pink, light pink edges.  Purplish pink reverse.  Moderate fragrance.  20 to 40 petals.  Average diameter 3.25".  Medium, very double, cluster-flowered, in small clusters bloom form.  Occasional repeat later in the season.  Mossed buds.  
Habit:
Armed with thorns / prickles.  7 leaflets.  
Height of 2' to 4' (60 to 120 cm).  Width of up to 2' (up to 60 cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).  Can be used for cut flower or garden.  Heat tolerant.  shade tolerant.  
Parentage:
Notes:
'Alfred de Dalmas' and 'Mousseline' are erroneously termed as synonyms. Most 'Alfred de Dalmas' in commerce are actually 'Mousseline' by Moreau & Robert.- see.
 
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