Rosa ‘Charles Fouquier’

Classified as a Hybrid Chinese by Paul who considered it to be a fine rose.  It has globular flowers, reddish crimson in colour, the edges of the petals inclined to lilac, and vigorous growth.  [Paul (1848, 1863)].



Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.


History at Camden Park

Listed in the 1850 and 1857 catalogues [T.898/1850].  Obtained from Kew Gardens, brought out from England by Captain P. P. King in 1849.  Regarded by Macarthur as new to the colony.  [ML A1980-3].




Published Feb 11, 2010 - 03:38 PM | Last updated Jul 29, 2011 - 05:01 PM

More details about Rosa ‘Charles Fouquier’
Family Rosaceae
Region of origin

Garden origin, probably France

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Rosa Charles Fouquier 



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