'Lady Penzance' rose References
Book (1988) Page(s) 169.
location 203/1, R. rubiginosa x R. foetida var. bicolor (R. x penzanceana) 'LADY PENZANCE', coppery pink, center light yellow, single, good fragrance, medium size, solitary or cluster-flowered, vigorous, climbing, to 3.5 m, many prickles, dark green medium size glossy foliage, 5-7 leaflets, orange-red medium-large, matte-glossy glandular urn-shaped fruit, extended foliaceous long persistent sepals
Article (misc) (1954) Page(s) 51.
Lady Penzance 42 chromosomes.
Book (1937) Page(s) 72.
Lady Penzance hybrid rubig. (Lord Penzance 1894) [ploidy] 42 ([thereof univalents:] 28)
Book (1937) Page(s) 76.
penzanceana Rehd. (foetida x eglanteria) [ploidy] 42 ([thereof univalents:] 14)
Book (1936) Page(s) 552.
Penzance, Lady (hybrid rubiginosa) L. Penzance 1894; R. rubig. X Jaune bicolore; soft copper with metallic reflexes, base glossy yellow, medium size, single, opens, solitary or up to 5, fragrance 5/10, once-blooming, dark green fragrant foliage, dainty arching branches, growth 7/10, climbing, 1 m., hardy. 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.
Lady Penzance... Lord Penzance, 1894, vigorous. Beautiful soft tint of copper.
Magazine (1 Jul 1911) Page(s) 314.
The Parentage of Roses.
The following list of the world's Roses and their parentage has been compiled by Mr. Robert Daniel, 38 Russell Road. Fishponds, Bristol, and by his kind permission we are enabled to publish it...
Lady Penzance... Hybrid Sweet Briar, Penzance, 1894, R. rubiginosa X R. lutea
Book (1906) Page(s) 86.
5.555. Lady Penzance, Hybride de Rubiginosa, Lord Penzance 1894 jaune crème
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.
14. Lady Penzance; flowers coppery yellow, distinct and lovely. [raised by the late Lord Penzance]