'Eugène de Beauharnais' rose References
Book (2012) Page(s) 63.
Hybrides de Bengale...
R. Eugène, h-dy 1831. [Hardy]
Book (2012) Page(s) 60.
Rosiers du Bengale...1ère Serie....
B. Eugène, h. dy. [Hardy]
Article (newsletter) (May 1998) Page(s) 5.
Eugene de Beauharnais [Named for Empress Josephine's son (1781-1824).] Introduced in 1838 by Hardy... a beautiful dark red China, currently offered for sale only in the US.
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 166.
Eugène de Beauharnais China, mauve (purple), 1838, ('Prince Eugène'); Hardy. Description.
Book (1993) Page(s) 100. Includes photo(s).
A Bourbon-China hybrid, named after the Empress Josephine's brother. Hardy (France) 1838.
Book (Jun 1992) Page(s) 29.
Eugène de Beauharnais ('Prince Eugène') China. Hardy. 1837. [Descriptions by many sources, which see.] Prince Eugène de Beauharnais, Duke of Leuchtenberg and Prince of Eichstädt; Empress Josephine's brother; lived 1781-1824.
Book (1936) Page(s) 58.
de Beauharnais, Eugène (hybrid china) Hardy 1838; velvety purple-amaranth, center carmine, large, double, fragrance 5/10, upright stems, reverse of foliage prickly , growth 5/10; Prince Eugène
Book (1936) Page(s) 180.
Cramoisi, Roi de (?) in America before 1843; ?
Website/Catalog (1914) Page(s) 37.
Pruning. — [No pruning necessary except to remove the past season's flower stems.]
Eugene Beauharnais... [Introduced] 1838, vigorous. Amaranth, large, full; good.
Website/Catalog (1913) Page(s) 77. Includes photo(s).
China, or Monthly Roses.
A distinctly individual Rose, standing out from its fellows conspicuously. The flowers are brilliant amaranth-purple, full and of the best texture. They are fragrant and come with great frequency. The plant grows erect and the foliage is beautifully colored.