'Baronne Prévost' rose References
Book (Feb 1993) Page(s) 118. Includes photo(s).
Botanical grouping: Chinensis
... deep rose pink with lighter shading towards the edges... a button eye... stout thorns... Recurrent flowering during summer, with some late flowers...
Book (1993) Page(s) 97, 98. Includes photo(s).
Page 97: [Photo]
Page 98: (Hybrid Perpetual) Description. Flowers: large, Old Rose form, small button eye, pale rose-pink. M. Desprez (France) 1842.
Book (1993) Page(s) 90. Includes photo(s).
Hybrid Perpetual. Fowers do not open properly in wet weather. Desprez (France) 1842. Repeats. Susceptible to blackspot. Height: 5 ft. Very well scented.
Book (Jun 1992) Page(s) 125.
Baronne Prévost Hybrid Perpetual. Desprez/Cochet, 1842... Bright rose color... The prince of perpetuals -- bright rose color -- immensely large and magnificent... [The author cites information from different sources. The Journal des Roses says: "Dedicated to the sister of his [Desprez's] friend Mons Guenou[x], fancier and breeder of Dahlias at Voisenon, near Melun."]
... very sharp reddish thorns... On July 27, 1841, Desprez relinquished ownership of this variety to Mons Cochet Sr. for about a hundred francs. Cochet released it to commerce in fall, 1842...
Book (Aug 1990) Page(s) 82.
... is one of the oldest hybrid perpetuals still in commerce... fragrant, deep rose-pink flowers... vigorous, tall-growing... good repeat bloom...
Book (1988) Page(s) 72. Includes photo(s).
Book (1987) Page(s) 128.
A Hybrid Perpetual that derives its flat flowers from Gallica ancestors... a family always prone to throw sports. Probably that is why, only three years after its introduction, 'Baronne Prevost' threw a striped sport, 'Panachee d'Orleans'.
Book (1984) Page(s) 171.
‘Baronne Prévost’: Hybride Remontant. Obtenu par Desprez en 1842… description.
Article (website) (1982) Page(s) 10.
Baronne Prévost (Hybrid Perpetual) Very double, flattish flowers of deep, rose pink. An upright and vigorous plant with ample foliage. Scented.1842. (R) 4 x 3.
Article (magazine) (Dec 1951) Page(s) 207.
Baronne Prévost Hybrid Perpetual. Desprez 1822. Description... clean pink...