Altman Plants’ Lion King rose honored at 2017 Biltmore International Rose Trials

VISTA, CA (Sept. 24, 2017) — Another year at the prestigious Biltmore International Rose Trials competition, another big win for the Altman Plants rose breeding program.

The Edith Wharton Award for Best Floribunda went to Lion King, a rose bred by our very own Ping Lim.
Lion King and the other varieties were trialed for two years in the rose garden of the historic Biltmore estate in Asheville, North Carolina.
Judging for the final round took place on Sept. 23.