RoseFile Database

Porthos Climbing - Cluster Flowered Climber Rose

Porthos Climbing

Cluster Flower Climber. Bred by Laperriere in France in 1971.
Use:
 
Pillar, Arch
Color:
 
Vermilion
Form:
 
Semi-Double
Fragrance:
 
None
Remontance:
 
Repeats
Abundance:
 
Plentiful
Bloom Size:
 
Modest (2-4 in)
Cold Hardiness:
 
Zone 5 - 9
Height & Width:
 
9 ft x
Recommendation:
 

Comments Perhaps all the anglophone world finds the idea of a vermillion climber simply too garish, but in southern France and Italy one might find this rose. Vive la difference!