Has received the RHS Award of Garden Merit. (1993)
Common Name : rose 'Madame Alfred Carrière'Family : RosaceaeType : RoseHabit : ClimbingHeight : 2.5-4 metresSpread : 2.5-4 metresFlower colour : Cream& Light PinkFlowering from : Mayto NovemberFoliage : Semi-evergreenFoliage colour : GreenSunlight : Full Sun / Part ShadeMoisture : Moist but well-drainedSeason of interest : Spring - Summer - AutumnFragrantHardiness: Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters -15° to -10°
Noisette roses are smooth-stemmed climbers with glossy foliage and clusters of slightly fragrant double flowers in flushes from summer to autumn.
‘Madame Alfred Carrière’ is a vigorous, almost thornless large climber to 5m, with light green foliage and double, very fragrant, blush-tinted creamy-white flowers to 10cm in width, continuously blooming in summer and autumn.