'Alexander' & 'Black Beauty' on one stem 80cm Standard Rose 'SPECIAL'

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Shapley pointed buds, opening to large slightly ragged flowers of a a very bright luminous vermillion, displaying creamy yellow stamens to good effect. With an upright growth and rich green, healthy foliage. This rose is good for cutting and grows well in a container.

 

THIS ROSE WAS ACCIDENTLY BUDDED WITH BLACK BEAUTY ON ONE SIDE AND ALEXANDER ON THE OTHER. 

Named after Earl Alexander of Tunis, a British general during WWII. The breeder served under the general during the war. 

Category: Hybrid Tea rose
Growth habit: Upright
Height: 80cm Standard
Flower type: Large, double, dark orange
Fragrance: Mild
Other names: Alexandra, HARlex