'Louis XIV' rose Description
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Dark red Hybrid Perpetual.
Registration name: Louis XIV (china, Guillot, 1859)
China / Bengale, Hybrid Perpetual.
Dark red. Strong fragrance. Medium to large, full (26-40 petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height: 3' (90cm). Width: 3' (90cm).
USDA zone 7b through 10b. Shade tolerant.
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
French King Louis XIV was born 16 September 1638.
Arena Roses 1999 Catalog presents a list of roses hybridized by the Guillot Family. This is one of the roses that is on that list.