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Alec's Red
75-90cm (2.5-3 ft)
Wonderful fragrance






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Alec's Red
Huge flowers, 45 petals, cherry red and very freely produced, the growth is strong with ample glossy foliage, which is very resistant to disease. Plant has upright growth. A top award winner and outstanding variety when it was first introduced, today it remains a best seller.

Awards: RNRS President's International Trophy 1970; Gold Medal 1969; Edland Fragrance Medal 1973; Certificate of Merit 1970.

Parentage: Fragrant Cloud x Dame de Coeur.

Available bare root annually from November to April.

For retail enquiries subject to a minimum of five or ten plants per variety at a cost of £55 / £95 including FREE delivery within mainland UK, please email sales@roses.uk.com

Cored
Breeder: Cocker
Year: 1970