'Amadis' rose Description
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Dark red Boursault.
Registration name: Amadis (boursault, Laffay before 1826)
Boursault, Hybrid Pendulina.
Crimson or purple. Mild fragrance. Large, very double, cluster-flowered, cupped, nodding or "weak neck", reflexed bloom form. Prolific, occasional repeat later in the season.
Tall, thornless (or almost).
Height: 13'1" (400cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for pillar. Hardy. vigorous. can be trained as a climber. suitable for a pillar. Disease susceptibility: susceptible to rust .
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
Nigel Pratt at Tasman Bay Roses says this rose has long, arching, semi-climbing canes bearing clusters of crimson to purple flowers...
[Source: L'Haÿ-les-roses Label]