'Hommage à Barbara ®' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Natasha Tykhonovska
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Hybrid Tea, Shrub. Couture Collection.
Dark red, darker outer petals. Intense deep red, developing to black.. None to mild fragrance. Full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered, fluted petals, formal bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Bushy, compact, rounded. Medium, matte, medium green foliage.
Height of 47" (120 cm). Width of 47" (120 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Very hardy. heat tolerant. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.
Dedicated to Barbara (June 9, 1930 - November 24, 1997), French singer, on June 6, 2006 at Roseraie l'Hay.
No. 111 in the 2002 Monza Competition (Source: Website Roseto Niso Fumagalli.)