'Souvenir de la Malmaison' rose References
Article (misc) (2003)
Souv. de la Malmaison: Triploid
Book (Dec 2000) Page(s) 22.
Souvenir de la Malmaison Bourbon. Jean Beluze 1843
Book (Dec 1998) Page(s) 559.
Souvenir de la Malmaison Bourbon. Béluze (France) 1843. 'Mme. Desprez' x Tea Rose... pale flesh pink... The blooms ball in wet weather
Website / Catalog (Jun 1998) Page(s) 36. Includes photo(s).
Book (1997) Page(s) 14. Includes photo(s).
Book (1997) Page(s) 26, 67.
Page 26: A disease resistant compact Bourbon.
Page 67: An excellent compact Bourbon rose (which, when grown in northeastern gardens, resembles a low-growing floribunda)... nonstop bloom... one of the best of the repeat-blooming old roses for small gardens... comapnions: purple perennial geraniums and lavender...
Book (Oct 1996) Page(s) 7. Includes photo(s).
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Page 64: Souvenir de la Malmaison ... Often acclaimed as the most popular old-fashioned rose in the world... the climbing form is certainly more spectacular... [the bush] does not like to be pruned... The buds are so packed with petals that they 'ball' in wet weather... Mostly this happens early in the season and autumn flowers are sheer perfection.
Book (Sep 1996) Page(s) 182, 196. Includes photo(s).
Page 182: Beales thinks it is one of the most beautiful Bourbons ever raised.
Page 196: [Photo] Probably raised earlier than its designated date of 1843.
Book (1995) Page(s) 123, 124. Includes photo(s).
Page 123: [Photo] One of the author's fifty favorite roses. Jules Gravereaux allotted it a special place in his roseraie de l'Haÿ, where it was known as 'Queen of Beauty and Fragance'... Description.
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Book (Nov 1994) Page(s) 136.
Souvenir de la Malmaison Bourbon. 1843. Description... During hot summers this rose excels itself, producing enough flowers to make a Floribunda wilt. Roy Shepherd tells us that it was the Grand Duke of Russia who, obtaining a plant for the Imperial Garden at St. Petersburg, gave it its name... pale flesh-pink... there was a pink variety, perhaps a sport...