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Madame Caroline Testout, Climbing - Large Flower Climber Rose

Madame Caroline Testout, Climbin

Large Flower Climber. Bred by Pernet-Ducher in France in 1890.
Rose Photo
Use:
 
Pillar, Wall
Color:
 
Rose
Form:
 
Double
Fragrance:
 
Moderate
Remontance:
 
None
Abundance:
 
Moderate
Bloom Size:
 
Modest (2-4 in)
Cold Hardiness:
 
Zone 6 - 11
Height & Width:
 
12 ft x 8 ft
Recommendation:
 
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Comments David Austin tells of one growing at the end of his house: it is shown in a picture of the house in 1919, and in the late 1980's was still putting on a great show. Paul Barden heaps praise on this old survivor, as well.