'Alice Hamilton' rose References
Book (Jun 1992) Page(s) 35.
Alica Hamilton China. Nabonnand, 1903. Parentage: 'Bengale Nabonnand' x 'Parsons' Pink China'. Description.
Book (1990) Page(s) 69. Includes photo(s).
Alice Hamilton China. 1904... semi-double, light pink and deep pink blooms...
Book (1936) Page(s) 327.
Hamilton, Alice (Bengale) Nabonnand 1904; G. Nab. X R. semperfl. pallida; glossy velvety crimson, madder-red reflexes, very large, semi-double, solitary, fragrance 5/10, floriferous, growth 7/10. Sangerhausen
Article (misc) (7 Mar 1935) Page(s) 96.
Alice Hamilton one of the roses that did well on the Côte d'Azur and which the author believed would be suitable for California and Florida... velvety crimson
Article (magazine) (1919) Page(s) 75.
Alice Hamilton is a bright velvety crimson, but not equal in brilliancy to the true Chinas, Fabvier and Cramoisie Supérieure although larger in blossom.
Magazine (13 May 1911) Page(s) 231.
The Parentage of Roses.
The following list of the world's Roses and their parentage has been compiled by Mr. Robert Daniel, 38 Russell Road. Fishponds, Bristol, and by his kind permission we are enabled to publish it...
Alice Hamilton... China, Nabonnand, 1903, Nabonnand X common China
Magazine (25 Aug 1906) Page(s) 356.
Some Beautiful Monthly Roses.
Cardinal and Alice Hamilton are two good newish sorts, of beautiful colour, the one a cardinal red and the other a velvety crimson, quite worth growing.
Website/Catalog (1906) Page(s) 10.
Novelties in Roses For 1905.
Alice Hamilton (China) Brilliant velvety crimson, reflexed with madder red, fine long buds, open flowers, very large; semi-double, with large petals.
Book (1906) Page(s) 8.
521. Alice Hamilton, Bengale, Nabonnand 1903 cramoisi reflet garance
Fleur rouge cramoisi brillant velouté, reflet garance, très grande, demi-pleine, grands pétales, bouton allongé, odorante. Arbuste très vigoureux, très florifère.
Flower bright velvety crimson red, madder reflections, very large, semi-double, large petals, elongated bud, fragrant. Shrub very vigorous, very floriferous.
Information courtesy Les Amis des Roses Nabonnand, English translation H. Merrifield