'Madame Isaac Pereire' rose Description
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Deep pink Bourbon.
Registration name: Madame Isaac Pereire
Exhibition name: Madame Isaac Pereire
Carmine-pink. Sets hips. Strong, raspberry fragrance. up to 55 petals. Average diameter 5". Very large, very full (41+ petals), cupped, quartered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Climbing. Large, medium green foliage.
Height of 6' to 8' 2" (185 to 250 cm). Width of 4' to 6' (120 to 185 cm).
USDA zone 5b through 10b. Prefers cool sites.. Disease susceptibility: susceptible to Mildew.
Armand Garçon named this rose 'Le Bienheureux de la Salle'.
In 1881 it was renamed to Madame Isaac Pereire. (Historia Rose Journal (RNRS) No. 32).
Isaac Pereire (November 23, 1806 - July 18, 1880 Armainvilliers), French banker