A Century (or Two) of HYBRID MUSKS

Wyckoff, Jeff
July 2008
American Rose;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 39 Issue 14, p40
The article provides information on rosarian Joseph Pemberton's first two hybrid musk roses, Rosa moschata and Pax. According to the book "The Makers of Heavenly Roses," by Jack Harness, Pax was classified as a hybrid musk by Courtney Page, secretary of the National Rose Society while reviewing new roses for 1917. The Moonlight variety is a perpetual flowering cluster shrub rose.


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