'Souvenir de Gustave Prat' rose Description
Photo courtesy of HubertG
Light yellow, lighter edges, darker center. Sulphur yellow. Large, double (17-25 petals), globular, high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Long, pointed buds.
Short, bushy, compact, spreading, well-branched.
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
Possibly dedicated to Charles Arnaud Frédérick Gustave Prat (August 20, 1866 Montigny - before 1913), son of Léon Prat (1838-1905), landowner. A "Place Gustave Prat" exists in the town of Canteleu, Normandie, where Gustave Prat and his wife Louise Ernestine Noémie Florentine Cauvin (1873 - December 11, 1948) lived in the Château de Canteleu.