'Autumn Damask' rose References
Website/Catalog (1997) Page(s) 16. Includes photo(s).
Book (1997) Page(s) 173. Includes photo(s).
Quatre Saisons (R. damascena bifera, 'Autumn Damask') Damask. Middle East, extremely ancient. Thought to be R. gallica x R. moschata. Description and cultivation.. flowers: pink...
Book (1997) Page(s) 22.
Before the arrival of China roses, Western gardeners cultivated only once-blooming species roses and old European roses descended from R. gallica; of these, only 'Autumn Damask' provided some coveted repeat bloom.
Book (1997) Page(s) 120.
Grown by Thomas Jefferson at Monticello
Book (Sep 1996) Page(s) 47. Includes photo(s).
It is one of the most fragrant of roses and has been used in the production of perfume since before the Middle Ages.
Book (1996) Page(s) 21. Includes photo(s).
Quatre Saisons ('Autumn Damask', 'Four Seasons', 'Damascena bifera'. R. damascena semperflorens, 'Rose of Castile') Damask shrub... thought to be a cross between R. gallica and R. moschata (though in place of the last named, R. abyssinica has recently been suggested by Ivan Louette of Belgium as more likely, because... it repeats...
Book (1995) Page(s) 69. Includes photo(s).
Book (Nov 1994) Page(s) 39.
Played some part in the formation of the Mosses
Book (Nov 1994) Page(s) 43.
It is notable not for the shape of its blooms but for its propensity for putting forth flowers from June to October. Clear pink. Also called the 'Alexandrian Rose'
Book (1994) Page(s) 17.
Quatre Saisons and Quatre Saisons Blanc Mousseaux are frequently found in old settlements around Australia and New Zealand...