'Madame Mélanie Willermoz' rose Description
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White, near white or white blend Tea.
White, pink shading, salmon-yellow center. Mild fragrance. Large, semi-double to double, borne mostly solitary, in small clusters, cupped-to-flat, globular bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Compact, upright. Light green foliage.
USDA zone 4b through 9b. Hardy.
Mélanie Willermoz, wife of Charles-Fortuné Willermoz (March 6, 1804 Coligny (Ain) - October 6, 1879 Champagne-au-Mont-d'Or), French pomologist, director and professor of the Departmental School for Horticulture at Ecully outside Lyon.