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Bessie’s buttery cream-colored petals form the quintessential English garden rose. She has a deep, symmetrical cup shape with 100 petals carefully furled inside. She is a consistent performer and opens 90 percent over several days. With her large, warm blooms and light floral scent, Bessie is a dignified and timeless classic.

Color: Ivory and cream
Bloom Form: Deep cup
Bloom Size: Large
Days to Open: Up to 4 days
Petal Count: 100
Fragrance Intensity: 1 of 5
Fragrance: A light floral fragrance
Vase Life: 7-9
Breeder: David Austin Roses
Substitute: Juliet, Leonora

Awards: SAF Red Ribbon, Proflora


Pantone Color:

148 C

7506 C

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