Picture of Hippolyte-Rose

Gallica. Dark green smooth foliage and almost no thorns on the arching stems. The summer blooms are small and flat and form a perfect rosette. Coloured a deep magenta combined with softer violet tones in the centre. Prune immediately after flowering. From the early nineteenth century.

In Greek mythology Hippolyte was the Queen of the Amazons.


Colour: Red
Habit: Upright
Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 1.5m x 1.5m


Current Stock Height: 30/40 cm  ? 

Container: pb8  ? 


Stock of this item is very low.


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