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Desportes, Narcisse Henri François

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Rose author and breeder   Listing last updated on 26 Aug 2019.
Le Mans, Pays De La Loire
France
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Narcisse-Henri-François Desportes (December 2, 1776 Champrond (Sarthe) - June 7, 1856 Le Mans)

[From Annales de la Société d'Horticulture de Paris, 1828, p. 39:] M. Desportes, distingué par ses connaissances en tout genre, et surtout en botanique ...des variétés innombrables des Roses, des Camellia, des Pivoines et des Dahlia, sa Cour s'est accrue d'une foule innombrable d'adorateurs.

[From Journal d'agriculture, 1829, p. 52] List of main amateur non-commercial rose collectors, but who make exchanges. ...France...Desportes, botanist, at Mans

[From The Rose Garden, by William Paul, p. 25:] In 1829, M. Desportes and M. Prevost each published in France a catalogue of Roses. In the catalogue of the former cultivator above 2000 varieties are described.

[From Bulletin de la Société d'agriculture, sciences et arts de la Sarthe, 1911, p. 109-128:] Life of Narcisse Desportes by Ambroise Gentil
 
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