Rosa ‘Vicomtesse Pierre du Fou’

Family : Rosaceae

Class : Climbing Rose, Hybrid Tea


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Text and pictures © Giuseppe Mazza



English translation by Peter Thompson




Hybrid Tea created by H. Sauvageot in France in 1923.

Petals with orange-red shades, very perfumed.

Can reach 6 m in height.

Parentage :

‘L’Idéal’ × ‘Joseph Hill’


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