Rosa ‘Amatsu-Otome’

Family : Rosaceae

Class : Hybrid Tea

Text and pictures © Giuseppe Mazza


English translation by Peter Thompson



Created in Japan in 1960 by Kikuo Teranishi.

Corollas of 48 enormous petals, perfumed, of a nice bright yellow, with orange and auburn shades.

Parentage :

‘Chrysler Imperial’ × ‘Doreen’

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