Rosa ‘Prince Albert II de Monaco’

Family : Rosaceae

Class : Hybrid Tea

Text and pictures © Giuseppe Mazza


English translation by Mario Beltramini



Hybrid Tea created in France in 2009 by Meilland, honoured to H.S.H. the Prince Albert II of Monaco and known in USA also under the name of ‘Paradise Found’.

Shrub rose with glossy dark green foliage. May surpass, in garden, the 150 cm of height or can be pruned low for edgings.

Splendid flowers, usually isolated, with 25-30 petals. The colour, really unique, is a mix of cherry-red, violet, pink and ivory-white. Particular perfume with hints of anise and verbena. Long lasting also as cut flower.

Variety denomination : MEIkarady

Parentage :

Seed : ‘Baronne Edmond de Rothschild’ × ‘Pristine’

Pollen : ‘Sheer Elegance’

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