'Aviateur Blériot' rose Description
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Yellow blend Hybrid Wichurana.
Found Rose, Hybrid Wichurana, Rambler.
Yellow, golden-yellow center, lemon-yellow undertones, ages to white . Moderate, magnolia fragrance. 34 petals. Average diameter 2". Medium, full (26-40 petals), in large clusters bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Climbing. Glossy, dark green, leathery foliage.
Height: 12' to 15' (365 to 455cm). Width: up to 6' (up to 185cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant. Prune after flowering is finished.
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
Named for Louis Blériot, (1872-1936). The first man to make an international aeroplane flight, from Calais to Dover on on 25 July 1909 in a small 24-h.p. monoplane.