'Hebe's Lip' rose References
Book (2012) Page(s) 57.
Varietés dont la place est incertaine...
(R. Emmeline, Pronville h. dy. [Hardy]
(R. Margin stip [sic] Angl.
[brackets denote synonymity]
Book (Aug 2002) Page(s) 47.
Hybrid Eglanteria before 1846
Book (2001) Page(s) 49.
Hebe's Lip Hybrid Eglanteria, white, before 1846. Not rated.
Book (Feb 1999) Page(s) 13.
Hebe's Lip... a fragrant hybrid sweetbriar with semidouble white blossoms and gold stamens...
Book (Nov 1998) Page(s) 25, 103. Includes photo(s).
Page 25: Hebe's Lip Damask. Description... flowers: cream, tinged rose...
Page 103: [PHOTO]
Book (1997) Page(s) 171.
Hebe's Lip ('Rubrotincta', 'Reine Blanche') Damask. W. Paul (UK) Introduced 1912. Thought to be R. damascena x R. eglanteria. Description and cultivation... [originally, Beales put this under "Sweet Briar", now he believes it is more correctly a Damask...] flowers: almost single, white, tinged with red at the petal edges...
Book (1995) Page(s) 104. Includes photo(s).
Book (Mar 1994) Page(s) 30. Includes photo(s).
Hebe's Lip once-blooming, striking, probably a hybrid between Rosa damascena and R. rubiginosa... red blotches along the edges of the petals...
Book (Nov 1993) Page(s) 23-24. Includes photo(s).
Damask. Possibly very ancient... milky white, open flowers tipped with red.
Book (Sep 1993) Page(s) 212. Includes photo(s).
'Hebe's Lip' (Rosa damascena rubrotincta, 'Reine Blanche', 'Margined Lip'). Compact for a Damask. Flowers: almost single, white with a crimson margin to the petals. Parentage: possibly R. damascena x R. eglanteria. Says raiser is William Paul, 1912.