Rosa ‘Edgar Degas’

Family : Rosaceae

Class : Modern Shrub Rose


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Text and pictures © Giuseppe Mazza



English translation by Peter Thompson




Created in France in 1994 as a sport of ‘Henri Matisse’ (DELstrobla), a rose by Delbard in 1993.

Fanciful flowers comprising 40-48 pink-yellow petals and red stripes.

Variety denomination : DELtrisang, DELstrorange

Parentage :

Sport of ‘Henri Matisse’

Parentage of ‘Henri Matisse’ :

Seed : ‘Lara’ × ‘Candia’

Pollen : ‘Aromaepi’ × KORpek


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