Rosa ‘Décor Arlequin’

Family : Rosaceae

Class : Modern Shrub Rose


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Text and pictures © Giuseppe Mazza



English translation by Peter Thompson




Variety created in France in 1986 by Marie-Louise Meilland.

Cherry-red flowers with the inferior side of the petals in a pink-yellow.

A sturdy plant of up to 2 metres in height, it is very resistant to diseases.

Variety denomination : MEIzourayor

Parentage :

Seed : ( ‘Zambra’ × ‘Zambra’ ) × ( ‘Suspense’ × ‘Suspense’ )

Pollen : ‘Arthur Bell’

Awards :

1975 - Rome Rose Trials : Gold Medal


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