'L'Ingénue' rose Description
Photo courtesy of David Giroux
White, near white or white blend.
Hybrid China, Hybrid Gallica.
Cream. Moderate fragrance. Medium, double (17-25 petals), cupped-to-flat bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Compact, well-branched. Light green foliage.
USDA zone 4b through 8b. Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood.. Prune after flowering is finished.
Parentage is not certain. Vibert classes it as an "uncertain hybrid" - see References.