Cardinal de Richelieu (Hybrid Gallica) Before This fabulously colorful purple-violet beauty contrasts wonderfully with other roses like white Albas and pink Damasks. A great choice for an old-fashioned rose garden. Grows 4 to 5 feet tall.
With a count, pale lemon buds open into large, creamy white roses. Branches arch elegantly and form short, manageable climbers. A unique white among the usual red roses, 'Claire Austin' is a standout in the garden.