'Greenmantle' rose References
Book (Aug 2002) Page(s) 45.
Hybrid Eglanteria 1895
Book (2001) Page(s) 48.
Greenmantle Hybrid Eglanteria, red blend, 1895. Not rated.
Book (Apr 1999) Page(s) 559.
Greenmantle Rubiginosa. Lord Penzance 1895
Book (1997) Page(s) 192.
Greenmantle Sweet Briar. Penzance 1894. Description... Single rose-red with golden stamens. Fragrant foliage...
Book (1994) Page(s) 18.
(1895) Perhaps the most fragrant of all the Penzance hybrids, producing sweet-smelling flowers as well as strongly scented leaves. Flowers: bright pinkish red, prominent white eye, yellow stamens.
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 226.
Greenmantle Eglanteria, bright rosy red, white eye, golden stamens, single, 1895, Penzance. Description.
Book (Aug 1990) Page(s) 40. Includes photo(s).
Greenmantle... Single rosy red flowers with white eyes... Often reblooms in teh fall...
Book (1988) Page(s) 169.
location 203/3, R. rubiginosa var. spineo urceolata x R. foetida 'GREEN MANTLE', Lord Penzance, 1895, glossy deep pink, center white, single, strong fragrance, medium size, cluster-flowered, vigorous, climbing, until 6 m, large prickles, dark green medium size glossy fragrant foliage, 5-7 leaflets, orange medium size glossy longish ovoid glandular fruit, reflexed foliaceous sepals, fall off singly, many hips
Book (1936) Page(s) 451.
Mantle, Green (hybrid rubiginosa) Lord Penzance 1895; glossy pink, center white, medium size, single, once-blooming, light repeat, fragrant foliage, growth 8/10, climbing, 2 m. Sangerhausen
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.
Green Mantle... Lord Penzance, 1895, vigorous. Bright rich pink, with a band of white encircling the anthers.