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Rose breeder Listing last updated on 21 Nov 2017.
S. G. A. Doorenbos (1891-1980), Director of Parks at The Hague. Modern Roses 6, p. 99. President of the Dutch Dendrological Society from 1928-1962.
For many years, Mr S.G. A. Doorenbos, director of the Plantsoenendienst (Municipal Landscaping Service) in The Hague, served as chairman of the Dutch Dendrological Society
. In order to commemorate his service, the S.G.A. Doorenbos Medal was minted in 1978. It is awarded to people who have rendered outstanding service to the association and to dendrology.