'Duc de Cambridge' rose References
Website/Catalog (1845) Page(s) 59.
Damask Roses. -- Rosa damascena.
470. Duke of Cambridge, $1... cupped form. Rosy red, robust habit.
Book (1840) Page(s) 70-71.
Some pretty and interesting varieties have lately been added to these favourites of the poets. The Duke of Cambridge—which I at first thought a Hybrid China, will perhaps be better grouped with the Damask roses, of which it largely partakes—is a very fine rose, of a vivid rose colour, and robust luxuriant growth.