Rosa ‘Prince Albert II de Monaco’
Family : Rosaceae
Class : Hybrid Tea
Text and pictures © Giuseppe Mazza
English translation by Mario Beltramini
Hybrid Tea created in France in 2009 by Meilland, honoured to H.S.H. the Prince Albert II of Monaco and known in USA also under the name of ’Paradise Found’.
Shrub rose with glossy dark green foliage. May surpass, in garden, the 150 cm of height or can be pruned low for edgings.
Splendid flowers, usually isolated, with 25-30 petals. The colour, really unique, is a mix of cherry-red, violet, pink and ivory-white. Particular perfume with hints of anise and verbena. Long lasting also as cut flower.
Variety denomination : MEIkarady
Seed : ‘Baronne Edmond de Rothschild’ × ‘Pristine’
Pollen : ‘Sheer Elegance’
The photographic file of Giuseppe Mazza