Wagner’s Rose Nursery™ is one of the largest and longest running rose nurseries in Australia.

La France
  • La France

This variety is still a bare-root plant, pre-ordered now for delivery in winter 2024. We still have plants growing in our fields, but will not propagate any more plants in future. They are being discontinued.

Please note that you’re ordering a bare-rooted rose, that will be dispatched Late-July to Mid-September in 2024. Cancellation fees may apply.

La France - is currently on backorder. You may still purchase now though and we'll ship as soon as more become available.
Old Fashioned (bare rooted)

A rose cultivar with large pink flowers, bred in France in 1867. La France is generally considered to be the first hybrid tea rose in the world. It blooms in flushes throughout the season.  

Bred by Jean-Baptiste André (fils) Guillot (1827-1893) (France, 1867).
Introduced in Australia by George Brunning - St. Kilda Nurseries in 1873 as 'La France'.

Fragrance: Strong
Height: to 150cm

Category: Hybrid Tea