'Souvenir d'Elise Vardon' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Petals & Buds Nursery
White, near white or white blend Tea.
Exhibition name: Souvenir d'Elise Vardon
Cream, yellow center, pink shading, ages to white . Glandular or hairy pedicels. Strong fragrance. Average diameter 3.5". Large, full (26-40 petals), globular bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of 3' (90 cm). Width of 2' to 3' (60 to 90 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Heat tolerant.
Please see important Reviews & Comments
that note opinions that the rose in commerce as Souvenir d'Elise Vardon is the same cultivar as the rose in commerce as Mlle Franziska Kruger.
"Evelyn Dickings" discovered by Barbara May at Rookwood Cemetery before 2003.