Rosa ‘Bettina, Cl.’

Family : Rosaceae

Class : Climbing Rose, Hybrid Tea

Text and pictures © Giuseppe Mazza


English translation by Peter Thompson



Another descendant of the famous rose ‘Peace’.

Introduced in France by Meilland in 1958, ‘Bettina Climbing’ is the climbing sport of the Hybrid Tea ‘Bettina’ (MEIpal), created in France in 1953 by Meilland.

Flowers with 37 petals, very perfumed in orange pink.

Variety denomination : MEpalsar

Parentage :

Sport of ‘Bettina’.

Parentage of ‘Bettina’ :

Seed : ‘Peace’

Pollen : ‘Madame Joseph Perraud’ × ‘Demain’

Awards :

1959 - Geneva Gold Medal

And for ‘Bettina’ :

1953 - Royal National Rose Society : Trial Ground Certificate

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