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Discussion id : 104-143
most recent 7 AUG HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 7 AUG by CybeRose
Reference:
A Short Treatise on Horticulture
Book (1828) Page(s) 146.
The last line should read: "There is also a variety with single flowers, and another with double <b>yellow</b> flowers, which are yet rare."
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Discussion id : 103-063
most recent 21 JUL HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 21 JUL by scvirginia
From the 1861 catalogue of Pomaria Nurseries, Pomaria, SC, p.86:
Tea-Scented Roses. 50 cents each, $5 per dozen.
Odoratissima — Blush, with red center, fine; cupped.
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Discussion id : 102-969
most recent 20 JUL HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 20 JUL by scvirginia
From McIntosh & Co.'s Periodical Catalogue of Fruit and Ornamental Trees, etc. [Cleveland, OH], 1848, pp.29-30:
The Tea Rose. — Rosa Indica Odorata.
Price, 25 to 50 cents each.
Odorata or Old Tea... Delicate blush, large, sweet scented, a great favorite.

Odoratissima... Creamy blush, very large and double, much admired.
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Discussion id : 101-691
most recent 30 JUN HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 30 JUN by CybeRose
Periodical catalogue of greenhouse shrubs, vines, herbaceous plants, and bulbous roots: cultivated and for sale at the Linnaean Botanic Garden, 
Flushing, near New-York. (1832) p. 157
William Prince & Sons, Proprietors

546 Tea scented, of exquisite fragrance - indica odorata
579 Vanilla scented, extremely fragrant - indica odoratissima
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