'Eulalia Lebrun' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Ulf Eliasson
White, near white or white blend.
Gallica / Provins, Hybrid Gallica.
White, lilac stripes. Average diameter 3". Medium, double (17-25 petals), in small clusters, flat bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Height of 5' (150 cm). Width of 5' (150 cm).
USDA zone 4b through 8b. Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood.. Prune after flowering is finished.
Eulalie Lebrun married M. Ladureau in 1804 in Orléans. She won a celebrated court case against her husband in the years 1818-1820, for separation.
Eulalie Lebrun (1763-1864), was the daughter and heiress of Benoît Lebrun, owner of Chateauneuf-sur-Loire.
'Eulalie Lebrun' in gardens and commerce does not seem to be the original, as it is spotted, not striped.
Mike Lowe of Lowe's Roses says the doubled blossoms of this rose are variegated or mottled white, rose-violet, and lilac...