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'Souvenir du Docteur Jamain' rose References
Newsletter  (Feb 2019)  Page(s) 14. Vol 43, No. 1.  Includes photo(s).
Elaine Sedlack, A Study of Five Found Roses.
Souvenir du Dr.Jamain. As usual, no one presently living at this residence knew anything about this rose.....
Book  (Dec 2000)  Page(s) 271.  
Souvenir du Dr. Jamain Hybrid Perpetual. François Lacharme 1865
Book  (Dec 1998)  Page(s) 560.  Includes photo(s).
Souvenir du Docteur Jamain Hybrid Perpetual. Lacharme (France) 1865. Seedling of 'Charles Lefèbvre'... dark wine colored with purple shades
Book  (Nov 1994)  Page(s) 132, 148.  Includes photo(s).
Page 132: Souvenir du Docteur Jamain Bourbon 1865... up to 5 or 6 feet with good foliage... extra velvety, dark wine-red flowers, whose colour intensifies with age to darkest murrey-purple.
Page 148: Souvenir du Docteur Jamain Hybrid Perpetual. Lacharme (France) 1865. 'Général Jacqueminot' x 'Charles Lefebvre'. Description... the petals "burn" and turn brown in hot sunshine... velvety, dark wine-coloured blooms clouded over with murrey-purple [murrey is the color of crushed mulberries]. Very fragrant... The Hon. V. Sackville-West found it at Hollamby's Nurseries, Groombridge, and generously distributed it...
Book  (Nov 1993)  Page(s) 30, 31.  Includes photo(s).
Page 30: Hybrid Perpetual... rescued from obscurity by Vita Sackville-West, who discovered it growing in an old nursery. A 'sweetly and sentimentally scented' deep wine-red, it demands a little protection from the sun; as only she could put it, 'he burns'.
Page 31: [Photo]
Book  (Apr 1993)  Page(s) 568.  
Souv. du Docteur Jamain Hybrid Perpetual, plum shaded deep crimson, 1865, 'Charles Lefevre' x Seedling; Lacharme. Description.
Book  (Feb 1993)  Page(s) 125.  Includes photo(s).
Souvenir du Docteur Jamain
Hybrid Perpetual
Botanical grouping: Chinensis
'Général Jacqueminot' x 'Charles Lefèbvre'
France 1865
... velvety port-wine coloured rose with a rich fragrance... virtually thornless... flowers may burn and it should therefore be grown in semi-shade. Requires careful feeding to give its best...
Book  (1993)  Page(s) 104, 106.  Includes photo(s).
Souvenir du Docteur Jamain
Page 104: [PHOTO]
Page 106: Hybrid Perpetual
Lacharme (France) 1865
... Not a typical Hybrid Perpetual... notable for its deep rich dark crimson colouring and its equally deep and rich perfume... like so many crimson roses, [it] does not make ideal growth, being rather lean and lanky... It has for some years also been on sale under the name of 'Souvenir d'Alphonse Lavallée', though it is impossible to see any difference between the two...
Book  (1993)  Page(s) 92.  Includes photo(s).
Hybrid Perpetual. Better in a cool position. Lacharme (France) 1865. ('Général Jacqueminot' x 'Charles Lefèbvre').
Book  (May 1992)  Page(s) 364.  Includes photo(s).
Souvenir du Docteur Jamain Hybrid Perpetual. Lacharme (France) 1865. 'Charles Lefèbvre' seedling... rich ruby-red...
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