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Rosa Souvenir de la Malmaison
Bourbon. White, light pink shading, darker outer petals. Strong, tea fragrance. Average diameter 5". Large, very double, borne mostly solitary, in small clusters, cupped-to-flat, quartered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Bushy, thornless (or almost). Height of 2' to 6' (60 to 185 cm). Width of up to 6' (up to 185 cm).
This rose is included in the World Federation of Rose Societies Old Rose Hall of Fame. The Old Rose Hall of Fame recognizes roses of historical or genealogical important and those roses which have enjoyed continued popularity over a great many years.