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'Gloire Lyonnaise' rose Description
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White, near white or white blend Hybrid Perpetual.
Registration name: Gloire Lyonnaise
Bred by Jean-Baptiste André (fils) Guillot (1827-1893) (France, 1884). Bred by Pierre Guillot (1855-1918) (France, 1884).
Introduced in France by Guillot/Roseraies Pierre Guillot in 1885 as 'Gloire Lyonnaise'.
Introduced in Australia by C. F. Newman and Sons - Adelaide in 1894 as 'Gloire Lyonnaise'.
Hybrid Perpetual, Hybrid Tea.  
Cream, light yellow shading, darker center.  Moderate, tea fragrance.  Large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, in small clusters, cupped bloom form.  Occasional repeat later in the season.  
Thornless (or almost), upright.  Large foliage.  5 to 7 leaflets.  
Height of 3' to 6' (90 to 185 cm).  
USDA zone 4b and warmer.  Blooms tend to ball in wet weather.  Prune lightly or not at all.  
Many characteristics seem to indicate a parentage 'Captain Christy' x 'Mme Falcot' - see References.
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