'Candeur Lyonnaise' rose Description
Photo courtesy of David Elliott
White, near white or white blend Hybrid Perpetual.
Registration name: Candeur Lyonnaise
White, light yellow highlights. None to mild fragrance. Average diameter 6.5". Very large, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary bloom form. Spring or summer flush with scattered later bloom.
Height of 39" to 5' 11" (100 to 180 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Hardy.
The identity of the rose growing by this name at the San Jose Heritage Rose Garden has been questioned. It may be 'Frau Karl Druschki'.
Pépinières Loubert's 2002 Catalogue provides a date of 1913.