‘Blanchefleur’, Vibert, France 1835
This presumably to the Gallicas related rose belongs to the so-called Centifolia roses, (literally meaning ‘a hundred petals’).
‘Blanchefleur’ is a near white rose with a soft pink center and a green button eye; she has a strong sweet fragrance and medium to large, double blooms; like all Gallicas once-blooming in spring or summer.
Height of 4′ to 6′ (120 to 185 cm). Width of 4′ to 5′ (120 to 150 cm).
Hardiness: to average -29 ° C