'Ardoisée de Lyon' rose Description
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Mauve or mauve blend Hybrid Perpetual.
Registration name: Ardoisée de Lyon
Violet - purple, crimson center, red highlights. Strong, old rose fragrance. 130 petals. Average diameter 4". Large, very full (41+ petals), button-eye, old-fashioned, quartered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of 39" to 5' (100 to 150 cm). Width of 3' (90 cm).
USDA zone 4b and warmer. Disease susceptibility: susceptible to Mildew.