'Céline' rose Description
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Medium pink Bourbon, Cl..
Registration name: Céline (bourbon, Hardy, 1824)
Bourbon, Bourbon, Cl., China / Bengale, Hybrid China.
Light pink. Strong fragrance. Average diameter 3". Medium to large, double (17-25 petals), flat bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height: 6'7" to 9'10" (200 to 300cm).
USDA zone 5b through 10b.
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
Pépinières Loubert's 2002 Catalogue provides a date of 1824.
Hardy states in his 1837 catalogue that he is the breeder of 'Celine'.
A copy of the rose from the National Plant Collection of Victor Lewis, Braintree, Essex, was planted in Sangerhausen after 2011.