'Benoit Friart' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Cliff's High Desert Garden Archival Dec, 2011 last updated 101812
Mauve or mauve blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Benoit Friart
Deep pink, ages to lilac . Strong fragrance. 47 petals. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of up to 32" (up to 80 cm).
USDA zone 6b 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.