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Victor Emanuel - Bourbon Rose

Victor Emanuel

Bourbon. Bred by Guillot Pere in France in 1859.
Use:
 
Shrub, Border,
Color:
 
Crimson
Form:
 
Deeply Cupped
Fragrance:
 
Slight
Remontance:
 
Repeats
Abundance:
 
Moderate
Bloom Size:
 
Modest (2-4 in)
Cold Hardiness:
 
Zone 6 - 9
Height & Width:
 
4 ft x 3 ft
Recommendation:
 

Comments The dark crimson flowers of this cultivar make a strong impression in the garden; or would if the plant could be found in commerce. It is a sport of Variegata di Bologna, to which it occasionally reverts.