'Caroline de Sansal' rose Description
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Medium pink Hybrid Perpetual.
Registration name: Caroline de Sansal
Damask, Hybrid Perpetual.
Light pink, pink center. Strong fragrance. Average diameter 4.5". Large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, in small clusters, cupped-to-flat, scalloped bloom form. Spring or summer flush with scattered later bloom.
Large, dark green foliage. 5 to 7 leaflets.
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Hardy. Disease susceptibility: susceptible to Mildew.
Mike Loew says Caroline de Sansal is a Damask Perpetual...
Caroline-Francine Desprez (November 7, 1819 Maison-Alfort - November 22, 1917 Paris), daughter of the Breeder, married on March 30/ April 1, 1848 Arthur de Sansal