Rose Catalogue and Guide for 1904 C.H. Halstead, Rose grower (only)
Grand Duchesse Anastasie (Nabonnand '98) salmon-pink flowers, very large, full, and perfect shape; fine, thick petals, a handsome exhibition variety and sweetly scented.
Free habit of growth.
Use: exhibition, garden. decoration.
Vanity (C.H. Halstead) deep nankeen yellow, outer petals splashed with carmine; very long, pointed buds, of good form. A seedling from Anna Olivier x Caroline Testout. Growth vigorous, producing fine bronzy-green foliage. A charming button-hole variety, which retains its form when cut. Habit of growth: vig. Use: gdn. dec. bud.
[Halstead listed his Hybrid Teas and Teas separately, and Vanity was listed as a Hybrid Tea.]