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'À Feuilles de Chanvre' rose Description
'À Feuilles de Chanvre' rose photo
Photo courtesy of valé denis
Availability:
Commercially available
HMF Ratings:
62 favorite votes.  
Average rating: EXCELLENT-.  
ARS:
White, near white or white blend Alba.
Registration name: À Feuilles de Chanvre
Exhibition name: Rosa alba cymbaefolia
Origin:
Discovered by Flobert (France, 1807).
Class:
Alba.  
Bloom:
White, pink undertones.  Strong fragrance.  Average diameter 1.5".  Small, semi-double to double, in small clusters bloom form.  Once-blooming spring or summer.  Long sepals buds.  
Habit:
Thornless (or almost).  Matte, blue-green foliage.  3 to 5 leaflets.  
Height of 35" to 39" (90 to 100 cm).  Width of up to 3' (up to 90 cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 3b through 9b.  
Breeder's notes:
Bred by Braun
Parentage:
Notes:
Rosa alba var. cymbaefolia (Redouté) Heinr.Braun. Fl. Nieder-Österreich 2(1): 802. 1892.
‘A feuilles de chanvre’, was first observed in 1807 by a Monsieur Flobert, near Laon, north-east of France. It was then presented to the famous Jardin des Plantes in Paris in 1810 by Mr. Le Pelletier.

[Source: L'Haÿ-les-roses Label]
 
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