'Madame Pierre Oger' rose References
Article (misc) (2003)
Mme. Pierre Oger: Tetraploid
Website/Catalog (22 Dec 1998) Page(s) 31. Includes photo(s).
Madame Pierre Oger Antique Bourbon. Oger 1878. Description... richly scented flowers that appear as translucent cups of pearly white petals edged with lilac-rose pink. The intensity of the pink will increase with greater amount of sun -- effectively tanning... Commemorates the mother of the discoverer...
Book (Dec 1998) Page(s) 377.
Pierre Oger introduced 95 hybrids with only 'Mme. Pierre Oger', which was named after his wife, still in the catalogues...
Book (Dec 1998) Page(s) 505.
[Under the entry for 'Reine Victoria'] Mme. Pierrogers Bourbon. Sport of 'Reine Victoria'.
Book (1995) Page(s) 129. Includes photo(s).
Book (Nov 1994) Page(s) 135.
Mme. Pierre Oger Bourbon. 1878. Description... a sport from 'Reine Victoria' and identical in every respect except colour... When first open on a cool day, [the blooms are] a soft, warm, creamy flesh-colour, and in dull weather may remain so; in sunny weather the sun warms the petals or the portions of them that it touches to a clear rose, and in very hot weather a really intense colour develops...
Book (Nov 1993) Page(s) 29.
Bourbon. Sport of 'La Reine Victoria'... particularly attractive colouring, its creamy, shell-like, almost translucent petals blushed pink at the edges and becoming deeper in intense sunlight.
Book (Sep 1993) Page(s) 266. Includes photo(s).
Madame Pierre Oger Verdier 1878. Description... a sport that became more popular than its parent... the most exquisite of palest rose-pinks, blushing deeper where the sun strikes the flowers, giving them a translucent delicacy... 'Madame Pierre Oger' was the mother of the discoverer, M.A. Oger of Caen in Normandy...
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 343.
Bourbon (OGR), pink blend, 1878, 'La Reine Victoria' sport; Oger; C. Verdier. Flowers blush, reverse tinged rosy lilac.
Book (Feb 1993) Page(s) 84. Includes photo(s).