'Comtesse de Ségur ®' rose Description
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Medium pink Shrub.Registration name: DELtendreExhibition name:
Comtesse de Ségur ®
Pink. Moderate, apricot or peach, raspberry, rose, strawberry fragrance. up to 100 petals. Very full (41+ petals), cupped bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Bushy. Large, semi-glossy, medium green foliage.
Height of 31" to 39" (80 to 100 cm). Width of 20" to 2' (50 to 60 cm).
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Spring Pruning: Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood and cut back canes that cross. In warmer climates, cut back the remaining canes by about one-third. In colder areas, you'll probably find you'll have to prune a little more than that. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .
One of the roses (listed as 'Comtesse de Segur', Hybrid Tea) in the Rose Introducers of New Zealand (RINZ) 1998 Display Trial.
Participated in the 1992 Monza Competition. (Source: Website Roseto Niso Fumagalli.)