'Edith Bellenden' rose References
Book (Apr 1999) Page(s) 559.
Edith Bellenden Rubiginosa. Lord Penzance 1895
Book (Dec 1998) Page(s) 217.
Edith Bellenden Sweet Briar. Penzance (UK) 1895. Parentage: Rosa foetida x R. eglanteria. Description... Although the pale pink, single blossoms are fragrant, the leaves offer a stronger perfume...
Book (1997) Page(s) 192.
Edith Bellenden Sweet Briar. Penzance 1895. Description... single, pale rosy-pink...
Book (1994) Page(s) 18.
A Lord Penzance hybrid.
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 150.
Eglanteria (OGR), medium pink, 1895, Penzance. Flowers pale rose, single; foliage fragrant; vigorous growth; very hardy
Book (1988) Page(s) 169.
R. rubiginosa var. consanguinea x R. foetida 'EDITH BELLENDEN', Lord Penzance, 1895, light pink, single to semi-double, moderate fragrance, medium size, cluster-flowered, vigorous, climbing, 2-3 m, dark green medium size glossy fragrant foliage, 5-7 leaflets, light orange medium-large matte-glossy ovoid glandular fruit, reflexed foliaceous sepals, fall off singly
Book (1936) Page(s) 66.
Bellenden, Edith (hybrid rubiginosa) Lord Penzance 1895; pale pink, arching, .....floriferous, climbing
Website/Catalog (1914) Page(s) 39.
Hybrid Sweet Briars.
Pruning. — Cut back fairly hard the first season after planting; afterwards they only require thinning and slightly stopping the long shoots and laterals.
Edith Bellenden... Lord Penzance, 1895, vigorous. Pale rose.
Book (1906) Page(s) 53.
3.471. Edith Bellenden, Rubiginosa, Lord Penzance 1895 rose pâle
Book (1903) Page(s) 254.
The Sweet Briar.
The Sweet Briar is a native species well-known to all lovers of plants from the delicious fragrance of its leaves and the beauty of its bright scarlet fruit. It is also one of our best hedge plants.
8. Edith Bellenden; flowers pale rose. [raised by the late Lord Penzance]