'Fellemberg' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Patricia Routley
Medium red China.
Registration name: Fellemberg
Exhibition name: Fellemberg
China / Bengale, Noisette.
Carmine-pink. None to mild, sweet-pea fragrance. 36 petals. Average diameter 2.25". Medium to large, semi-double to double, cluster-flowered, cupped bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Climbing, thornless (or almost), upright. Dark green foliage.
Height of 6' to 10' (185 to 305 cm). Width of 4' (120 cm).
USDA zone 7b through 9b. Very vigorous.
Vintage Gardens classifies this rose as a tea-noisette. 'Belle Marseillaise' is possibly not a synonym of 'Fellemberg', but a distinct yet similar cultivar. The attribution to Fellemberg as breeder is probably equally incorrect. see References.