Rosa ‘Madame Isaac Pereire’ is a a very special rose, which was introduced in the 1880s. This is a repeat flowering bourbon rose is a delight! Its fuchsia-raspberry pink coloured blooms are large, sumptuous, and perfectly formed. Each flower produces a powerful fragrance which really is lovely, I think of the scent of Rosa ‘Madame Isaac Pereire’ as being like the best rose perfume. It’s the fragrance I dream of when I think of roses on a perfectly warm summer’s day. I am certain that Rosa ‘Madame Isaac Pereire’ is as popular today, as it was when this rose was first released for sale. Unlike many old roses, Rosa ‘Madame Isaac Pereire’ is a repeat flowering rose, which blooms from May or early June, until October.
Rosa ‘Madame Isaac Pereire’ is a large shrub rose, which grows as a small climber when it’s planted against a wall, a trellis, or obelisk. Rosa ‘Madame Isaac Pereire’ grows to 150cm (5ft) tall and 120cm (4ft) wide. Plant in sun or dappled shade, in moist, but well drained soil.