Imagine holding out the palm of your hand and stroke a few velvety red petals which, caressed by the sun, show black-and-blue reflections. They are delicate, light and soaked in a strong fragrance which you will instantly love. Do you need any more to be happy? The House of Meilland Richardier, through its superb creations, manages to deliver this feeling many times; most certainly with the seductive Papa Meilland.
The Papa Meilland is an elegant, sturdy rose, with large flowers, which stands out through its fullness of shape, strong fragrance, rich colour and abundant foliage. It can reach about 1m in height and its flowers have 30-35 petals.
Recommended for cut flowers in vase and floral arrangements. The cut flower has a resistance of about 7-10 days.
Quality 1+ (premium) Year 2 bushes, very sturdy, grafted on the best rootstock in the world right now, which gives the roses vigour and great resistance over time.