'Souvenir du Président Carnot' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Margaret Furness
Light pink Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Souvenir du Président Carnot
Exhibition name: Souvenir du Président Carnot
Seashell-pink, blush edges. Strong fragrance. Very large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, in small clusters, high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of 3' (90 cm). Width of 2' (60 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Vigorous.
Dedicated to the memory of the French President Carnot who was assassinated in Lyons, France, on 24 June 1894.
One of the parents of 'Dr. W. Van Fleet'.