Rosa ‘Fidelio’

Family : Rosaceae

Class : Floribunda


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Text and pictures © Giuseppe Mazza



English translation by Peter Thompson




Created in France in 1964 by Meilland.

Clusters with corollas of 35 orange-red petals, slightly perfumed.

A distant relative, through ‘Caprice’, of ‘Peace’, the famous Hybrid Tea.

Variety denomination : MEIchest

Parentage :

Seed : ‘Radar’ × ‘Caprice’

Pollen : ‘Fire King’


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