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'Jean Lafitte' rose References
Book  (Apr 1993)  Page(s) 268.  
Jean Lafitte Large-flowered Climber, Willowmere pink, 1934, R. setigera x 'Willowmere'; Horvath. Description.
Website/Catalog  (1954)  Page(s) 71.  
Jean Lafitte. Climber....10-15 feet. A very hardy Horvath climber which attracted the catalog-writer's special attention in Roy Shepherd's garden of many hundred varieties, in Medina, Ohio. Blooms abundantly in spring and early summer--large, double, cupped flowers of Willomere pink.
Book  (1936)  Page(s) 397.  
Lafitte, Jean (hybrid setigera) Horvath 1934; Setigera-seedling X Willowmere; pink, very large, double, cup form, opens, lasting, fragrance 5/10, floriferous, long stems, growth 7/10, climbing. Sangerhausen
Book  (1934)  Page(s) 219.  
Description by originator or introductor: bloom color described as Willowmere pink. [Willowmere is described as shrimp pink, shaded yellow at the center]; fragrant, unusually large, very vigorous, very hardy.
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