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'Frédéric II de Prusse' rose Description
'Frédéric II de Prusse' rose photo
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Availability:
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HMF Ratings:
44 favorite votes.  
Average rating: GOOD+.  
ARS:
Mauve or mauve blend Hybrid China.
Registration name: Frédéric II de Prusse
Exhibition name: Frédéric II de Prusse
Origin:
Bred by Victor Verdier (France, before 1846).
Class:
Hybrid China.  
Bloom:
Crimson and purple.  Strong fragrance.  Large, full (26-40 petals) bloom form.  Once-blooming spring or summer.  
Habit:
Arching, thornless (or almost).  
Height of 8' 2" (250 cm).  Width of 5' 11" (180 cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).  
Parentage:
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Notes:
Walter Branchi says Frédérick II de Prusse is named for Frederick II of Prussia, also known as The Great, who lived from 1712 to 1786.


Friederich II. "The Great" (January 24, 1712 Berlin - August, 17, 1786 Potsdam), King of Prussia

 
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