'Mrs. Miniver' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Northumbrian
Medium red Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Mrs. Miniver
Scarlet - crimson, darker reverse. Strong fragrance. up to 20 petals. Average diameter 5.5". Very large, semi-double to double, cupped, open bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Long buds.
Bushy, compact, upright. Reddish-purple foliage.
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
The patent application shows the hybridizer as Marguerite Denoyel, Venissieux, France; as Chambard died 1940.Mrs. Miniver
has been rediscovered.