'Lambert Closse' rose Description
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Medium pink Shrub.
Registration name: Lambert Closse
Shrub. Explorer Series Collection.
Pink, blush reverse. Mild fragrance. 50 petals. Average diameter 3". Medium, very full (41+ petals) bloom form. Occasional repeat later in the season.
Glossy, light green foliage.
Height of 33" to 4' (85 to 120 cm). Width of 3' (90 cm).
USDA zone 2b and warmer. Very hardy. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.
United States - Patent No: PP 9,978 on 29 Jul 1997 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 08/662,759 on 10 Jun 1996
Lambert Closse (1618-1662), a French merchant, who died fighting the Iroquois.
Sam Kedem says this rose offers unsurpassed beauty for Northern gardens.