'Gloire des Mousseux' rose Description
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Bred by Robert
Introduced in Australia by F. C. Davis
in 1862 as 'Gloire des Mousseux'.
Light pink, darker center. Center petals folded. Strong fragrance. Average diameter 9.5". Large, full (26-40 petals), globular, rosette bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer. Mossed buds.
Height: 39" to 5' (100 to 150cm). Width: 3' to 4' (90 to 120cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
Different opinions on Breeder.- see References.
Said to be similar to 'Mme Alboni' - see.