'Ghislaine de Féligonde' rose Description
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Light yellow Hybrid Multiflora.
Registration name: Ghislaine de Féligonde
Hybrid Multiflora, Hybrid Musk, Rambler.
Light yellow. Mild to strong fragrance. Average diameter 1.5". Small to medium, double (17-25 petals), in large clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height: 6½' to 10' (200 to 305cm).
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
One of the Roses that "passed the test" in Longwood Garden's Ten-Year Rose Trials.
Dedicated to Ghislaine Marguerite Marie Rhingade Pellissier de Féligonde (October 14, 1914 Vicq, Allier - November 8, 1994 Paris), daughter of Comte Charles Pelissier de Féligonde and Odette Louise Marie Rhingarde de Martel. She married Hervé de Fleuriau comte de Morville (January 1, 1909 Poitiers - June 3, 1974 Chantemesle). The family "Pelissier de Féligonde" can trace its ancestors back to early 1500s. The ancestral Château de Féligonde is near Clermont-Ferrand.Château d'Uriage and Ghislaine de Féligonde