Rosa ‘Jacques Lafitte’

A Hybrid Perpetual rose, the flowers are carmine pink or rosy-crimson in colour.  



Horticultural & Botanical History

Introduced by Vibert in 1846.  [Paul (1848, 1888)].



History at Camden Park

Obtained from Veitch’s Nursery in the same importation as ‘Narcisse’.  Macarthur thought that it was not new to the colony but believed it to be rare.  [ML A1980-3].  This rose, first appearing in the 1850 catalogue, after Sidoni, is not listed in the 1857 edition.




Published Feb 11, 2010 - 09:26 PM | Last updated Jul 28, 2011 - 05:18 PM

More details about Rosa ‘Jacques Lafitte’
Family Rosaceae
Region of origin

Garden origin, France

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Rosa Jacques Lafitte



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