'Papa Gontier' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Petals and Buds Gardens
Pink blend Tea.
Registration name: Papa Gontier
Carmine-pink, yellow undertones, carmine-red reverse. Crimson buds. Moderate fragrance. Average diameter 5". Large, semi-double to double, borne mostly solitary, cupped-to-flat bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Upright. Dark green foliage.
Height of 47" to 14¾' (120 to 450 cm). Width of 35" to 19' 8" (90 to 600 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
Named after Louis Gontier's father. Louis Gontier was an accountant and husband to G. Nabonnand's daughter.