'Variegata di Bologna' rose References
Book (1993) Page(s) 93.
(Bourbon) Description. Flowers: striped. A Bonfiglioli (Italy) 1909. Strong fragrance. Height: 5-10 ft. Susceptible to blackspot.
Book (1993) Page(s) 95. Includes photo(s).
Book (1993) Page(s) 88.
Bourbon. Bonfiglioli (Italy) 1903. Summer flowering; produces a few late flowers. Liable to mildew, blackspot on dry soils. Height: 8 ft. Very good scent.
Book (1993) Page(s) 88. Includes photo(s).
Website/Catalog (1992) Page(s) 28.
'Victor Emmanual' (B) Large globular blooms of crimson purple - a rare colour for a Boubon and believed to be the parent of Variegata di Bologna.
Book (1991) Page(s) 107.
David Ruston. The Fourth World Heritage Rose Conference in Christchurch, New Zealand.....
The Nancy Steen Garden....and it was interesting to see Variegata de Bologna sporting back to its parent 'Victor[ia] Emmanuel'.
Book (1988) Page(s) 70. Includes photo(s).
Book (1986) Page(s) 122.
David Ruston. A Trip to America and Canada for the World Rose Convention.
....It was then north to the nursery and garden of Philip Robinson and Greg Lowery at Santa Rosa....Philip's Variegata di Bologna had sported back to a luscious purple flower of great beauty and mine has done the same.
Website/Catalog (1985) Page(s) 48.
Variegata di Bologna....5 x 4’.