Large Flowered Climber (LCl)
Large Flowered Climber roses are a class of roses that produce large blooms on long, arching canes. These roses are often used to cover walls, fences, and trellises, and can grow to great heights, up to 20 feet or more.
Large Flowered Climbers are typically very vigorous, with strong, thick canes that can support the weight of their large blooms. The blooms themselves are often very fragrant and come in a wide range of colors, including pink, red, yellow, and white. Some popular varieties of Large Flowered Climbers include ‘Golden Showers’, which produces clusters of bright yellow flowers, and ‘Blaze’, which has vibrant red blooms.
Large Flowered Climber roses were first introduced in the early 20th century, and have since become a popular choice for gardeners looking for show-stopping climbing roses. One of the most famous Large Flowered Climbers is ‘Climbing Peace’, a sport of the popular Hybrid Tea ‘Peace’. ‘Climbing Peace’ was introduced in the 1950s and produces large, fragrant blooms in shades of pink and yellow.
Large Flowered Climber roses are a beautiful and versatile addition to any garden, and their large blooms and vigorous growth make them a popular choice for those looking to add height and drama to their landscape.