'Comtesse de Labarthe, Cl.' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Margaret Furness
Discovered by Lewis
(Australia, circa 1900).
Introduced in Australia by Royal Nurseries
in 1900 as 'Climbing Comtesse de Labarthe'.
Pink blend. Flowers pale coral pink, fading to medium pink, darker reverse. Strong, tea fragrance. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of up to 13' 1" (up to 400 cm). Width of up to 6' 7" (up to 200 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
This climber was re-found not in Lismore as is sometimes reported, but in Sydney by Sylvia Hannah. Refer comments.