'Little Pet' rose References
Website/Catalog (23 Oct 1998) Page(s) 17.
White Pet ('Little White Pet') Floribunda. Henderson 1879... An old variety closely related to 'Felicite et Perpetue'. Clusters of many double blooms pale rose in bud, opening to creamy white rosettes...
Website/Catalog (Jun 1998) Page(s) 45. Includes photo(s).
Book (1996) Page(s) 52.
Little White Pet ('White Pet') Sempervirens hybrid (some say Polyantha). Description. Flowers: white rosettes. Parentage: Sport or seedling of 'Félicité-Perpétue'. Henderson (USA) 1879.
Book (1995) Page(s) 117.
[At Felbrigg Hall] 'White Pet' has not been pruned for several years. [They] like the effective mass, now approaching 1.5 m (5 ft) in height, at the back of the border. The same rose in the garden at the front of the hall at Felbrigg is kept in check at about 75 cm (2 ft 6 in) maximum by two prunings a year, a main spring pruning and the lighter autumn cut-back, to reduce wind-rocking during the winter...
Book (1995) Page(s) 179. Includes photo(s).
Little White Pet
Book (Nov 1994) Page(s) 152.
Little White Pet Henderson (US) 1879. ('White Pet'). Description... a dwarf perpetual-flowering sport of 'Félicité Perpétué'... clusters of beautiful dense rosette-blooms of creamy white...
Book (Mar 1994) Page(s) 34. Includes photo(s).
Little White Pet Grown as standards, shown with companion planting...
Book (Nov 1993) Page(s) 54.
'Little White Pet'. Perfect little pure white rosettes opening from tiny red buds... does well in shade.
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 638.
White Pet Polyantha, white, 1879, ('Little White Pet'); Henderson, P. Description.
Book (Feb 1993) Page(s) 129. Includes photo(s).
Little White Pet Dwarf Sempervirens. Parentage: Probably a seedling of 'Félicité-Perpétue'. ('White Pet', 'Belle of Tehran', 'Little Dot') 1879. Description and cultivation... large clusters of small, tightly packed, creamy flowers...