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Rose breeder Listing last updated on 13 Dec 2017.
[From the American Rose Annual 1945
, pp. 226:] Charles Mallerin, Varces, Isere, France.
[From The Makers of Heavenly Roses, p. 123: His profession had been as an engineer, in central heating, when he could, he retired to his property in Varce to breed roses...] In 1929, Charles Mallerin decided to invite French rose growers to see his new roses, especially a yellow Hybrid Tea... The yellow rose proved a success in France and America under the name 'Mrs. Pierre S. du Pont'...