An outstanding rose of fascinating colour. Creamy white buds open to large white blooms edged with a shading of cherry red turning to rich ruby red. An outstanding rose with handsome foliage and a good repeating habit. Strong spicy perfume and makes a good cut flower for the house.
AWARDS: Baden Baden Gold Medal 1976. Rome Gold Medal 1976. All America Rose Selection 1977. Belfast Fragrance Prize 1980. James Alexander Gamble, Rose Fragrance Medal 1986. Wiorld's Favourite Rose in 1977.
The World Federation Of Rose Societies entered Double Delight into the Society's Rose Hall Of Fame in 1985 an honour shared with just 16 other roses: Knock Out (2018), Cocktail (2015), Sally Holmes (2012), Graham Thomas (2009),
Pierre de Ronsard (2006), Bonica (2003), Ingrid Bergman (2000), Just Joey (1994), New Dawn (1997), Pascali (1991), Papa Melland (1988), Iceberg (1983), Fragrant Cloud (1981), Queen Elizabeth (1979) and Peace (1976).
Please note for optimal results you will need to plant this rose directly into the ground.