Chrysler Imperial

A landmark rose that still hypnotizes people with a powerful rich rose fragrance and velvety red petals. The large full shapely flowers are proudly held atop straight stems clothed with dark matte-green leaves. Vigorous and at its happiest in hot temperatures.

General Information

  • Class Hybrid Tea
  • Plant Habit Medium
  • Growth Habit Upright
  • Plant Height 30 inches to 6 feet
  • Plant Width 2 to 4 feet
  • Foliage Color Dark matte-green
  • Flower Color Velvety dark red
  • Bud Form Long, pointed
  • Flower Size Large
  • Flower Form Very double
  • Petal Count 45 to 50
  • Parentage Charlotte Armstrong x Mirandy
  • Hybridizer Dr. Walter Lammerts
  • Intro Year 1953
  • Introduced By Germain Seed & Plant Co.
  • AARS Winner AARS—1953
  • Fragrant List Fragrant