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'Souvenir du Docteur Jamain' rose Description
'Souvenir du Docteur Jamain (Hybrid Perpetual, LaCharme, 1865)' rose photo
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Availability:
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Synonyms:
 
HMF Ratings:
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Average rating: EXCELLENT-.  
ARS:
Dark red Hybrid Perpetual.
Registration name: Souvenir du Docteur Jamain
Origin:
Bred by François Lacharme (France, 1865).
Class:
Hybrid Perpetual.  
Bloom:
Violet to dark red, red shading.  Moderate fragrance.  Medium, double (17-25 petals), cupped bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Thornless (or almost).  
Height of 5' to 10' (150 to 305 cm).  Width of 3' (90 cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 4b and warmer.  Plant in partial shade for best color.  Feed this rose well.  
Notes:
Some disagreement about parentage (See References).
The rose sold today as 'Souvenir d'Alphonse Lavallée' may, in fact, be 'Souvenir du Docteur Jamain'. See References for more information.
 
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