Turbat & Compagnie, Eugène
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Eugène Maxime Turbat (November 18, 1865 Ardon, Loiret - March 22, 1944 Orléans) was Mayor of Orléans (1929-1935) and Senator of the Department Loiret (1933-1941). The nursery E. Turbat & Cie was established in 1900 at Orléans.
[From The Book on Roses
, by Dr. G. Griffin Lewis, p. 137:] E. Turbat of Orleans, France, was born at Ardon, France, on November 18, 1865. He began propagating roses at fifteen years of age and specialized in Dwarf Polyanthas.