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'Antoine Rivoire' rose References
Book  (2000)  Page(s) 86.  Includes photo(s).
‘Antoine Rivoire’ = Hybride de Thé… ombré de carmin vif, son teint rose carné lavé de crème… parfum modeste.. rosier.. se ramifie assez peu, et ne produit que quelques fleurs entre sa première floraison et sa remontée automnale. Son feuillage vert bronze, ample et ferme, est à protéger du marsonia. Il honore un président très actif de la Société d’horticulture de Lyon vers la fin du XIXè siècle. Pernet-Ducher, France, 1895…
Book  (Apr 1993)  Page(s) 23.  
Antoine Rivoire Hybrid Tea, light pink, shaded darker, 1895, 'Dr. Grill' x 'Lady Mary Fitzwilliam'; Pernet-Ducher. Description.
Book  (Jun 1992)  Page(s) 260.  
Antoine Rivoire. Hybrid Tea. Pernet-Ducher, 1895. Parentage: 'Dr. Grill' x 'Lady Mary Fitzwilliam'. [Author cites information from many sources and says Antoine Rivoire was a president of the Lyon Horticulturalists' Association.]
Article (website)  (1982)  Page(s) 9.  

Antoine Rivoire​ (H.T.)​ A free flowering variety with dark green foliage which provides​ a pleasing foil to the shapely blooms of carmine and soft pink.​ Fragrant. ​1895.​( C)​ 3 x 3'

Website/Catalog  (1964)  Page(s) 50.  
‘Antoine Rivoire’. Hybrid Tea. 3 - 4 feet. Introduced by Pernet-Ducher in 1895, and in vigor, glossy, leathery, disease resistant foliage, and classic form and size of bud and flower, it can hold its own with the AARS winners of today. Its porcelain-pink color and fragrance are unique. $2.25
Book  (1947)  Page(s) 109.  
 Antoine Rivoire (Garden): An older day pink not much grown on the mainland, but popular in Hobart zone as a garden rose, where it apparently thrives. Fragrant. Habit 3. (HT)
Book  (1940)  Page(s) 150.  
Wallace R. Pierson. Memories of a Rose Veteran.
The older rosarians of the country will remember the rose 'Mrs. William Howard Taft' grown by the thousands in the greenhouses of this country, was properly 'Mme. Antoine Rivoire', the parent of 'Ophelia'.
Magazine  (Jun 1936)  Page(s) 11.  
Mrs. H. K. Woodruff of Cocoa, Florida (Favorite Hybrid Tea Roses in Florida.)
Antoine Rivoire absolutely disease-proof, as compared to most Florida roses. It seldom 'thrips', which is most unusual in so light a rose.
Book  (1936)  Page(s) 612.  
Rivoire, Antoine (HT) Pernet-Duch. 1895; Dr. Grill X L. M. Fitzwilliam; light flesh-pink, shaded and edged carmine, base yellow, reverse vivid carmine, large, double, camellia-form, lasting, solitary, fragrance 5/10, floriferous, continuous bloom, long firm stems, growth 6/10, upright, dense, robust. Sangerhausen
Website/Catalog  (1932)  Page(s) 39.  
 'Elaine Stuart' .....Flowers not so flat as the parent, Antoine Rivoire.
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