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'Moonlight Romantica ®' rose Description
'6807-01-3' rose photo
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Average rating: EXCELLENT.  
Bred by Alain Meilland (1940-....) (France, before 2015).
Introduced in United States by Star Roses (Pennsylvania) in 2017 as 'Moonlight Romantica'.
Introduced in Australia by Wagner's Rose Nursery in 2023 as 'Gold Pierre de Ronsard Clg'.
Climber, Shrub.  
Yellow. [Yellow, lighter outer petals.]  Strong fragrance.  up to 50 petals.  Average diameter 4.75".  Very large, very double, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary, in small clusters bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Bushy, climbing, upright.  Semi-glossy, dark green foliage.  3 to 7 leaflets.  

Height: up to 6' (up to 185cm).  
United States - Patent No: PP 30,572  on  18 Jun 2019   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 15/731,816  on  8 Aug 2017
Inventors: Meilland; Alain Antoine (Antibes, FR)
The female parent (i.e., the seed parent) was an unnamed seedling (non-patented) which was the product of the cross of the `MEIRONSSE` variety (U.S. Plant Pat. No. 8,496) and `MEIPSILON` variety (non-patented). The male parent (i.e., the pollen parent) was the `AUSMAS` variety (non-patented in the United States)..... The rose plants of the new variety were approximately two years of age