'Souvenir de Claudius Pernet' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Patricia Routley
Medium yellow Hybrid Tea.
Golden-yellow, darker center. Moderate fragrance. 28 petals. Very large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Large, long, pointed buds.
Armed with thorns / prickles, upright. Glossy foliage.
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Hardy. vigorous.
Claudius Pernet (December 12, 1882 Lyon - October 24, 1914, Douai), older son of Joseph-Pernet Ducher, was killed in World War I