'Safrano' rose References
Book (Feb 1993) Page(s) 115. Includes photo(s).
Book (1993) Page(s) 107. Includes photo(s).
('Safrano', 'Aimé Plantier') Tea. Description. Known as the best cut rose in France until 1900, sent from the Mediterranean to Paris in vast quantities. Beauregard (France) 1839. (Possibly 'Parks' Yellow' x 'Mme. Desprez')
Book (1993) Page(s) 107.
Safrano, Aimé Plantier. A Tea with semi-double flowers that are best in bud. Known as the best cut rose in France until 1900, sent from the Mediterranean to Paris in vast quantities. Raised by Beauregard in France, launched 1839. (Possibly Parks' Yellow x Mme Desprez.)
Book (1988) Page(s) 48.
....saffron, red-tinted buds opening to soft, buff-yellow in 'Safrano' (1837) ...
Website/Catalog (1986) Page(s) 38.
Safrano.....3 x 3’.
Website/Catalog (1982) Page(s) 37.
Safrano (Tea). Pointed flowers, semi-double when open. Saffron yellow, buff to apricot. Free flowering. 1839 (R) 4 x 3’
Book (1965) Page(s) 33.
In the same year (1838) appeared Safrano, raised from crossing Jeune Desprez with Park's Yellow.
Magazine (Jun 1951) Page(s) 2. trimester, p. 55.
[From the article "Le Rosier sur la Côte d'Azur", by Joseph Baccialone, Ingénieur Horticole, Chef de Service des Jardins de la Ville d'Antibes, pp. 46-59]
Les meilleures variétés encore très répandues et très demandées sont les suivantes, dont une grande partie sont dues à Nabonnand : — Safrano, safrané,
Magazine (1941) Page(s) 282.
In 1839 appeared the remarkable Tea Rose 'Safrano,' with the outside petals bright rose and the inner petals butter-yellow ; it appears to have been raised from Parks' Yellow China crossed with Noisette 'Desprez.' 'Safrano' became the head of a special line of yellow and copper Teas including 'Mme. Falcot' (1858), 'Perle des Jardins' (1874) and many others.
Book (1936) Page(s) 638.
Safrano (tea) Beauregard 1838; copper-yellow to butter-yellow, shaded apricot-saffron-yellow and copper-red, medium to large, 3/4-full, opens, lasting, fragrance 7/10, floriferous, continuous bloom, few prickles, growth 6/10. Sangerhausen