HelpMeFind Roses, Clematis and Peonies
Roses, Clematis and Peonies
and everything gardening related.
Article (newspaper)Plants ReferencedPhotosReviews & CommentsRatings 
Brisbane Courier
(17 Jun 1905)  Page(s) 14.  
 
A dwarf tea is "Mrs. Feez," a decorative rose of a bright glowing pink, which is very effective.
(28 Aug 1926)  Page(s) 5.  
 
from GARDEN NOTES By "HORTILANUS"
The Queensland raised rose Penelope was staged by the raiser at a meeting of the Horticulture Society of Queensland in July 1906 and was awarded the society's certificate of merit. It is claimed to be a seedling from Madame Lombard; being self-fertilised. Plants of Francis Dubreuil and White Maman Cochet were growing alongside. Penelope, in its flowers, shows distinct leanings to each of the two last roses, and little at all of Madame Lambard. Madame Lambard is a rose that produces seed freely. The other two varieties seldom produce seed. When Penelope was first introduced it at once became one of our most popular roses and it still retains its hold on the public. There is hardly any collection of roses at the present day that does not contain one or more plants of this beautiful Queensland-raised rose.
(11 May 1892)  
 
The old favourite rose, Souvenir de la Malmaison, has been grown by Mr. L. Summerlin as a climber, and one of the beautiful blush white flowers has been forwarded to us proof of his success. The specimen was a large, full bloom, with very delicate scent. and....
(10 Aug 1892)  
 
SEEDS. PLANTS. L. SUMMERLIN & CO., GEORGE-STREET,
ROSES.-100 Specimens of Maréchal Niel in pots, strong, 2s. each. The new climbing
Malmaison, 3s. 6d. each. Also a good collection of Tea Roses. 2s. each, strong.
© 2018 HelpMeFind.com