'Cramoisi Supérieur, Cl.' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Izzy Garden
Registration name: Cramoisi Supérieur, Cl.
Bred by Couturier fils
Introduced in Australia by H. Kemp
in 1909 as 'Cramoisi Supérieur, Cl.'.
Crimson. Occasionally striped white in the centre. None to mild fragrance. Large, double (17-25 petals) bloom form. Occasional repeat later in the season.
Armed with thorns / prickles, climbing.
Height of 12' to 20' (365 to 610 cm). Width of 10' (305 cm).
USDA zone 7b through 9b. Very vigorous. prefers dry climates.
Mike Lowe assigns this rose a date of 1837...