'Louis XIV' rose Description
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Dark red Hybrid Perpetual.
Registration name: Louis XIV
China / Bengale, Hybrid Perpetual.
Dark red. Strong fragrance. Medium to large, full (26-40 petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of 3' (90 cm). Width of 3' (90 cm).
USDA zone 7b through 10b. Shade tolerant.
French King Louis XIV was born 16 September 1638.
Arena Roses 1999 Catalog presents a list of roses hybridized by the Guillot Family. This is one of the roses that is on that list.