'Basye's Thornless' rose References
Booklet (2009) Page(s) 28.
Diploid...R. wichuriana Crép. 'Basye's Thornless', heterozygous loci 65% [Provenance: Antique Rose Emporium]
Book (1993) Page(s) 66. Includes photo(s).
[Listed under "Wild Roses and Their Cultivars"] Basye, USA, 1977. ('Basye's Amphidiploid' x Rosa carolina seedling x 'Hugh Dickson') It is tetraploid and fertile, so is able to be crossed with modern garden roses. 'Basye's Purple' is now in commerce. (Rosa rugosa x Rosa foliolosa)
Book (1985) Page(s) 82-84.
Parentage is given as ((R. Carolina X Hugh Dickson) X open pollination) X open