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'Gloire de Dijon' rose Reviews & Comments
Discussion id : 103-542
most recent 28 JUL HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 28 JUL by scvirginia
from Catalogue of Plants under Cultivation in the Government Botanic Garden, Adelaide, 1878, p.259:
Roses.
Gloire de Dijon, Tea.
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Discussion id : 103-244
most recent 23 JUL HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 23 JUL by scvirginia
From The Gardeners' Chronicle, October 6, 1888, p.379:
A Plea for Tea and Noisette Roses.
In making a selection of Roses in these days, I would first of all bear in mind that the beginner (and I am not writing for experienced growers) requires Roses that will grow. There are so many vigorous growers now-a-days, of all shades of colour, that a good selection of them will give a grower all that he can desire, even when eliminating some, which, although vigorous, are, from some cause or other, not effective...
For pillar or climbing Roses there are no better Roses than the Noisettes, especially those of the Gloire de Dijon race. "Old Glory” is very fine, but I think some of her progeny even better...
......These are all good Roses for concealing fences, walls of houses, or training as pillar Roses.
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Discussion id : 103-042
most recent 21 JUL HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 21 JUL by scvirginia
From the 1861 catalogue of Pomaria Nurseries, Pomaria, SC, p.85:
Tea-Scented Roses. 50 cents each, $5 per dozen.
Gloire de Dijon — Bronzy yellow, with orange, very large, and double, the most beautiful of all the Teas; globular.
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Discussion id : 100-928
most recent 16 JUN HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 16 JUN by scvirginia
From The Floral World and Garden Guide, August 1873, p.230:
"Pot Roses." By an Amateur Rosarian.
The most essential point is to select suitable varieties; and as I have paid, for many years past, a considerable attention to the pot-culture of roses, can strongly recommend the undermentioned as being the very best in the several classes and colours.
Tea-scented. — Alba Rosea, Belle Lyonnaise, Gloire de Dijon, Madame Celine Berthod, Madame Damaizin, Madame de St. Joseph, Madame Falcot, Madame Jules Margottin, Madame Hippolyte Jamain, Madame Villermoz, Marie Ducher, Marie Sisley, Monsieur Furtado, Perle de Lyon, President, Rubens, Souvenir d’un Ami, Souvenir d’Elise Vardon, Vicomtesse des Cazes.
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