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Rose breeder Listing last updated on 04 Oct 2017.
Code = POU---POULSEN, Dorus Theus
(1851 - 1925)POULSEN, Dines
(1879 - 1940), eldest son of Dorus Theus Poulsen.POULSEN, Svend
1884 - 1974), third son of Dorus Theus PoulsenPOULSEN, Niels Dines
(1919 - ), only son of Svend Poulsen, started breeding roses in 1954.POULSEN, Pernille
, married Mogens Olesen
Poulsen was founded in 1878 by Dorus Theus (D.T.) Poulsen (1851 - 1925).
Poulsen Roser ApS
3480 Fredensborg, Denmark
[From Value for Money, by Lt. Col. Ken Grapes, 2001, p. 113:] Around 1914, Dines handed over the rose breeding to his younger brother, Svend... [Svend Poulsen's] last rose was introduced in 1958. It was the bright red and yellow 'Rumba'... Svend died in 1974... Svend's son Niels carried on... [and] was awarded the RNRS Deam Hole Medal in 1994. The nursery is still run by his daughter Pernille [with] her husband Mogens Olesen...
[From The Rose Annual, 1964. p 85:] Niels D. Poulsen. Rose Growing in Denmark.
Rose hybridising in Denmark has been practised on a professional scale only by my family. My uncle Dines Poulsen started in 1910 when he came back to Denmark from France and England. My father, Dr. h.c. Svend Poulsen took it over in 1918 and now I am in it up to my neck.
[From A Celebration of Old Roses, by Trevor Griffiths, 1990, p. 131:] Poulsens of Denmark [Poulsen Rosenplanteskole] was founded in 1878 and introduced its first roses in 1912... [Poulsens] had a dominant part in the founding of the hybrid polyantha class, which became a bridge between the old polyantha rose and the new floribunda rose... Pernille Olesen (Poulsen) [and] her husband, Mogens, is now the proprietor of this world-famous nursery.