'Alexandre Girault' rose Description
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Pink blend Hybrid Wichurana.
Registration name: Alexandre Girault
Hybrid Wichurana, Rambler.
Carmine-pink, salmon-pink undertones, white center. Strong, apple, fruity fragrance. 40 petals. Average diameter 2.25". Large, very full (41+ petals), cluster-flowered, flat bloom form. Spring or summer flush with scattered later bloom.
Climbing. Glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 12' to 26' (365 to 790 cm). Width of up to 12' (up to 365 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Vigorous. Prune after flowering is finished.
Some differences of opinion about parentage, see References. Hundreds of this rose can be found at le Roseraie de l'Haÿ.