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Discussion id : 94-151
most recent 29 JUL 16 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 29 JUL 16 by Darrell
Lately a few rosarians have become fond of stating that other Chinese roses were brought to Europe around the same time as 'Old Blush', 'Slater's Crimson', 'Hume's Blush', and 'Park's Yellow tea-scented China.

I am looking for sources that suggest or reveal that there were more than these Four Studs mentioned by Hurst which initiated the hybridizing of remontant roses. H.C. Andrews of 1805 is one such source, and I've recently located a number of sources re: Park's Yellow and other early yellow chinas.

Does anyone know of other sources that address the earliest pink or red chinas/teas?
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Discussion id : 92-705
most recent 13 MAY 16 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 13 MAY 16 by Nastarana
Does the rose 'Ayreshire Queen' perhaps appear at HMF under a different name?

Shepherd, Roy E., History of the Rose, facsimile reproduction of the first edition of 1954, by Earl M. Coleman. 1978 edition, p .22

"AYRESHIRE QUEEN--Dark, purplish crimson, semidouble. Originated by Thomas Rivers, in 1835, by crossing Blush Ayreshire with the Damask Rose, Tuscany. The least vigorous of the group."

I suppose 'Damask Rose. Tuscany' actually refers to the Gallica we now know as 'Tuscany Superb'.
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Reply #1 of 2 posted 13 MAY 16 by Jay-Jay
May be You take a look at: 'Ayrshire Queen' Two hits.
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Reply #2 of 2 posted 13 MAY 16 by Patricia Routley
We've added the History of the Rose reference, (thanks Nastarana) to 'Ayrshire Queen' (and thanks Jay-Jay).
The pollen parent? My guess is Tuscany. We have:
<1820 Tuscany, unknown breeder
1835 Ayrshire Queen, Rivers
<1837 Tuscany Superb, Rivers.
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Discussion id : 73-178
most recent 21 JUL 13 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 21 JUL 13 by mar
I upload a photo of this rose
Rose Victoria de los Ángeles:
This rose is dedicated to the spanish mezzosoprano (Barcelona, 1 November 1923- 15 january 2005) . A great talent and a wonderful voice. Victoria de los Angeles was a great specialist in all kinds of operas, especially in "Carmen", "Pelléas et Mélisande", "Tannhäuser", and had a great mastery of the German Lied and contributed to the spread of Spanish music and Latin America, working with Pau Casals, Montsalvatge, Villalobos, Mompou, etc.. in many and wonderful concerts.
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Discussion id : 71-530
most recent 11 MAY 13 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 10 MAY 13 by Nastarana
Here is a link to an article about amateur mid 20th century breeder, T. E. Motose http://www.perintonhistoricalsociety.org/images/stories/Historigrams/Historigram2010-09.pdfs
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Reply #1 of 1 posted 11 MAY 13 by jedmar
Thank you, website link added to breeder's listing.
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