'Madame Cornélissen' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Courtaud
24 favorite votes.
White, near white or white blend Bourbon.
White or white blend, pink mottling, yellow center, red veining. Average diameter 4". Large, double (17-25 petals), flat, reflexed bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Heat tolerant. Disease susceptibility: susceptible to blackspot .
Sangerhausen describes the color of the blooms as whitish-pink.
It is believed that 'Mme Cornelissen' at Sangerhausen (not in the collection in 1936) and L'Haÿ are misnamed and that 'Edith de Murat' at L'Haÿ is the true 'Mme Cornelissen'.