Rosa ‘La Sevillana’

Family : Rosaceae

Class : Floribunda

 

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Text and pictures © Giuseppe Mazza

 

 

English translation by Peter Thompson

 

 

 

Created in France in 1978 by Marie-Louise Meilland.

Clusters of semi-double flowers, with 15 bright vermillion petals, slightly perfumed.

Enormous commercial success as a landscape rose.

Variety denomination : MEIgekanu

Parentage :

Seed : ( MEIbrim × ‘Jolie Madame’ ) × ( ‘Zambra’ × ‘Zambra’ )

Pollen : ( ‘Tropicana’ × ‘Tropicana’ ) × ( ‘Poppy Flash’ × ‘Rusticana’ )

Awards :

1979 - Anerkannte Deutsche Rose (Germany)

1980 - Association des Journalistes du Jardin et de l’Horticulture : Prix de la Rose

1986 - Bagatelle ( Paris ) deuxième Prix

1999 - Floribunda Spray : St. Vrain Rose Society

 

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