'Sourire d'Orchidée' rose Description
Photo courtesy of David Elliott
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Seashell-pink, ages to white . None to mild fragrance. up to 15 petals. Average diameter 2.25". Medium, semi-double (9-16 petals), cluster-flowered, cupped bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Climbing. Small, glossy, light green foliage.
Height of 4' 11" to 5' 11" (150 to 180 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
Roseto Niso Fumagallii describes the color of this rose as pink mother-of-pearl.
Participated in the 1985 Monza Competition (Source: Website Roseto Niso Fumagalli.)
Source for Breeder: http://www.lyon-roses-2015.org/fr/roses-roses_lyonnaises_celebres.htm