'Perle d'Or' rose References
Book (1993) Page(s) 101. Includes photo(s).
Poly-pom. Rambaux (France) 1883. ('Mme. Falcot' x a Polyantha). Flowers continuously.
Book (Jun 1992) Page(s) 249.
Perle d'Or (Translation, 'Golden Pearl') Polyantha. Rambaux/Dubreuil, 1883. Parentage: 'Polyantha alba plena' x 'Mme Falcot'. [Author cites information from different sources and, from Journal des Roses, "Developed by P. Rambaux in 1875 and released to commerce in 1883 by F. Dubreuil.".]
Book (1988) Page(s) 52.
Perle d'Or Polyantha... orange-cream... Because of its perfectly-scrolled buds and miniature flowers, it was also known as the buttonhole rose... 4 feet
Book (1985) Page(s) 121-122.
Francis Dubreuil was a tailor, who had been tempted away from his trade by roses... Francis [Dubreuil] had married Marie, daughter of Joseph Rambaux, who was a gardener at the Parc de la Tete d'Or... [after Rambaux died,] Francis Dubreuil introduced old Joseph's new roses, one of which was the enchanting little 'Perle d'Or', a China rose with light pink and yellow blooms on a miniature scale.
Article (misc) (1954) Page(s) 43.
Perle d'Or 14 chromosomes.
Book (1937) Page(s) 76.
Perle d'Or polyantha (Ducher 1883) [pollen quality] 73%
Book (1936) Page(s) 555.
Perle d'Or (polyantha) Dubreuil or Rambaux 1883; R. polyantha alba X Mme. Falcot or Mme. Charles; nankeen-yellow, centre orange, large, double, imbricated, fine form, in clusters of 20-30, fragrance 5/10, floriferous, repeats, upright stems, bright green foliage, growth 5/10, short. Sangerhausen
Book (1926) Page(s) 55.
'Perle d'Or', (Dubreuil, 1888) is similar [to 'George Elger'] , but even more tender.
Website/Catalog (1922) Page(s) 40.
Dwarf Polyantha Roses. Cecil Brunner Type. (2) Perle d’Or (Dubreuil) 3. Nankeen yellow with orange centre.
Magazine (1922) Page(s) 21.
Le coloris jaune n'existe pas encore [among Polyanthas] ; on possède Eugénie Lamesch, Perle d'Or, rose jaunâtre et Tiny Tim, de nuance rose orange.