'Baccarat' rose References
Book (2002) Page(s) 23.
Book (2000) Page(s) 103. Includes photo(s).
‘Baccara’/MEGer/’Jaqueline’ = Hybride de Thé… grande plante tout en vigueur et vitalité… hélas dénuée de parfum… vermillon riche et profond, ombrée de noir sur le pourtour… feuillage sombre, teinté de rouge au printemps… Au jardin, ‘Baccara’ préfère les étés secs: la pluie habîme ses fleurs. Meilland France 1954.
Book (Dec 1998) Page(s) 103. Includes photo(s).
Baccará Description... For years it was renowned as a foremost rose for florists, thanks to its long stems and the lasting qualities of the very full-petalled flowers...
Book (Sep 1993) Page(s) 64-65. Includes photo(s).
Baccarà (MEIger, 'Baccarat') Large-flowered. Meilland 1954... For many years 'Baccarà' was the supreme flower-shop rose... Francis Meilland made a fortune from it, but it was never much of a garden rose... 'Happiness' x 'Independence'
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 38.
Hybrid Tea, orange-red, 1954, (Meger, 'Jacqueline'); 'Happiness' x 'Independence'); Meilland, F.; URS, 1954; C-P, 1957. Flowers bright orange-red, double (75 petals), cupped to flat, medium (3 in.); foliage dark, leathery; bushy, upright growth.
Book (Feb 1993) Page(s) 171. Includes photo(s).
Baccarà Large-flowered hybrid tea. Parentage: 'Happiness' x 'Independence'. (MEger; 'Jaqueline') France 1954. Description and cultivation... flowers: deep red when grown outside, or brighter red when forced under glass... excellent as cut flowers...
Book (May 1992) Page(s) 375.
Baccara (Meger) Description and cultivation... The flowers are rivh bright red when grown under glass where it flourishes; deeper red out of doors...
Book (1988) Page(s) 145. Includes photo(s).
Book (1985) Page(s) 128.
[Francis Meilland] introduced in 1954 a rose which must have stood on the shelves of every flower shop in the world, the long stemmed, bright red, Baccará.
Book (Apr 1984) Page(s) 146.
Baccara Meilland 1958. Geranium red, streaked with red, famous for its long lasting quality either on the bush or as a cut flower...