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'Athalin' rose Description
'Athalin (bourbon, Jacques, pre 1829)' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Belmont
HMF Ratings:
28 favorite votes.  
ARS:
Medium red Hybrid China.
Registration name: Athalin
Origin:
Bred by Antoine A. Jacques (France, before 1829).
Class:
Hybrid Bourbon, Hybrid China.  
Bloom:
Cherry-red to deep pink.  Occasional white flecks.  Mild fragrance.  Average diameter 3".  Medium to large, semi-double to double, cluster-flowered, cupped-to-flat, semi-globular bloom form.  Once-blooming spring or summer.  
Habit:
Armed with thorns / prickles, upright.  Glossy, light green foliage.  3 to 5 leaflets.  
Growing:
USDA zone 6b and warmer.  
Ploidy:
Tetraploid
Notes:
According to Modern Roses 10, this rose was an important progenitor of the early Hybrid Perpetuals. For more information about that as well as information about Parentage, see References.
 
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