'Mathias Meilland ®' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Ingrid W.
Medium red Floribunda.Registration name: MEIfolioExhibition name:
Mathias Meilland ®
Scarlet. None / no fragrance. 20 to 25 petals. Average diameter 4". Large, double (17-25 petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Upright. Medium, glossy, dark green foliage.
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Spring Pruning: Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood and cut back canes that cross. In warmer climates, cut back the remaining canes by about one-third. In colder areas, you'll probably find you'll have to prune a little more than that.
Participated in the 1983 Monza Competition (Source: Website Roseto Niso Fumagalli.)