Duchess du Grammont

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A French bred Noisette, this gal makes an impression as a garden shrub. Large and spreading, her strong canes support blooms in clusters of ten to twelve. A prolific bloomer, her fragrance is the type that wafts across the garden. You will seek her out to get a noseful straight from the bush. Born Beatrix de Choiseul-Stainvillewas, the Duchesse was cool enough to run with Marie Antoinette but unfortunately suffered the same fate and died on the guillotine in Paris, April 17, 1794. Starting as fat peony-like buds of rich pink and opening to silvery pink and white, this rose is a lovely tribute to her and all things Revolutionary Paris.

Hardy: 6b-10b
Bloom: Multiple large clusters of small flowers
Fragrance: Strong, wafting
Color: Pink, white
Type: Noisette

Our nursery roses will be shipped in late April or early May 2019 depending on weather conditions across the country. Our roses are two year old plants upon delivery. Roses will be shipped in three gallon nursery pots with extensive roots, so please plan to transfer your roses to larger containers or plant them in the ground upon arrival. Your roses will arrive leafed out (possibly with buds) and ready to produce roses for you in spring! Each of our roses comes with our organic, hand-mixed planting amendment and planting/care instructions.

California Residents: You may pickup your roses at our farm the last week of April. We will refund your shipping costs upon pickup of your roses.

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