Rosa ‘Porthos, Cl.’

Family : Rosaceae

Class : Climbing Rose, Floribunda


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Text and pictures © Giuseppe Mazza



English translation by Peter Thompson




Floribunda rose, discovered in 1976 by Bois, and registered in France by Laperrière.

It is a sport of ‘Porthos’ ( LAPad ), a rose created in France by Laperrière in 1969.

Double flowers, geranium red, slightly perfumed.

Variety denomination : LAPadsar

Parentage :

Sport of ‘Porthos’


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