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'Dr. W. Van Fleet' rose References
Book  (Nov 1998)  Page(s) 120.  Includes photo(s).
Book  (1997)  Page(s) 31.  
A vigorous climber, with glossy, disease-resistant foliage, produces masses of light pink, fragrant, hybrid tea-type flowers in summer.
Book  (1995)  Page(s) 43.  
Grows at Sissinghurst.
Book  (1994)  Page(s) 5, 7, 102.  Includes photo(s).
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Page 7: [When it was intoduced it] was particularly significant because of the large size of its flowers... 'Dr. W. Van Fleet' and other Van Fleet hybrids also differ from ramblers because they have heavier, stiffer canes. They exemplify the type of roses now classed as "climbers".
Page 102: [PHOTO]
Book  (Apr 1993)  Page(s) 138.  
Large-flowered Climber, light pink, 1910, (R. wichuraiana x 'Safrano') x 'Souv. Du Prés. Carnot'; Van Fleet; P. Henderson. Bud pointed; flowers cameo-pink fading flesh-white, double, large; fragrant; foliage dark, glossy; vigorous, climbing (15-20 ft.) growth; non-recurrent bloom; blooms mostly on old wood.
Book  (Feb 1993)  Page(s) 139.  Includes photo(s).
Dr. W. van Fleet Wichuraiana rambler. Parentage: (R. wichuraiana x 'Safrano') x 'Souvenir du Président Carnot'. USA 1910. Description and cultivation... The flowers are perfumed, double, medium-sized and a soft blush pink...
Book  (1993)  Page(s) 120.  Includes photo(s).
A large-flowered Rambler. 'New Dawn' is a seedling of this rose. Van Fleet (USA) 1910. ((Rosa wichuraiana x 'Safrano') x 'Souvenir du Président Carnot')
Book  (May 1992)  Page(s) 316.  
Dr. W. Van Fleet Van Fleet (USA) 1910. R. wichuraiana x 'Safrano'... dark green glossy leaves... semi-double, soft blush-pink...
Book  (1991)  Page(s) 210.  
Dr. W. Van Fleet Van Fleet/Henderson, 1910. From an unnamed seedling (parentage: R. wichuraiana x 'Safrano') x 'Souvenir du Président Carnot'). [Author cites several sources.]
Book  (1988)  Page(s) 80.  Includes photo(s).
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