"Adèle Prévost rose References
Book (Apr 1999) Page(s) 30.
Adèle Prèvost Gallica. Breeder unknown, pre-1836. The author cites several sources, including this information: "The name commemorates a celebrated rosarian..."
Book (Mar 1999) Page(s) 24.
France, fragrant, full flowers of blush pink with more deeply colored centers ... possibly a centifolia hybrid
Book (Mar 1999) Page(s) 24. Includes photo(s).
Gallica. France, prior to 1848. Description. Blush pink with more deeply colored centers. Possibly a Centifolia hybrid.
Book (Dec 1998) Page(s) 66.
Adèle Prévost Gallica. Prévost pre-1836. Description... one of hundreds [of Gallicas] listed in nurseryman Prévost's catalogue in 1830... blush pink with dark centers...
Book (Jul 1998) Page(s) 187.
Adèle Prévost. Before 1836. All references agree in describing this variety as "flesh-coloured" ..which is not the case with the example at L'Haÿ, which blooms clearly crimson.
Book (1986) Page(s) 37. Includes photo(s).
Gallicas and their Hybrids. Adèle Prevost (1848). Cupped flowers, soon reflexing, leaving centre petals erect. A strong-growing plant of pink to light red. Double, fragrant
Book (1878) Page(s) 22.
The following are very beautiful, and can hold their own on the show-stands where they occasionally appear with the best:...Adèle Prevost, blush...
Book (1860) Page(s) 119.
Rosa centifolia...Adèle Prèvost, large, flesh-pink
Book (1850) Page(s) 492.
French Roses. Adele Prevost, silvery blush. ...very double...good size.