'Lancome ™' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Karl Bapst (aka The Rosenut)
Deep pink Hybrid Tea.Registration name: DELboipExhibition name:
Deep pink. None / no fragrance. Large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, exhibition bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Thornless (or almost), upright.
Height of 31" to 39" (80 to 100 cm). Width of 20" to 2' (50 to 60 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower, exhibition or garden. Vigorous. Protect tender new spring growth from hard freezes that may cause canker, die-back and death of the plant. . Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. Spring Pruning: Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood and cut back canes that cross. In warmer climates, cut back the remaining canes by about one-third. In colder areas, you'll probably find you'll have to prune a little more than that. Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood.. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .
cpetrachuk writes: I have grown 'Lancôme' for a few years now, and beleive me there is fragrance, almost spicy and I would say it rates a 3 for fragrance. Also the blooms are long lasting and there are roses on the bush until frost.