Hortus Suburbanus Calcuttensis, pp. 194-195 (1845)

Jahann Otto Voigt

ROSA, L. (DC. pr. 2, p. 597;—W. and pr. 1, p. 301.)

  1. involucrata, Roxb. (fl. ind. 2, p. 513;—DC. pr. 2. p. 602;—B. Reg. 6, t. 739;—Wight. icon. 1, t. 234.) [shrub, climber] Kemaon. Silhet. Soonderbuns. Fl. large, white, fragrant, C. S; fr. H. S.
  2. carolina, L. (DC. pr. 2, p. 605.) [shrub] N. America. In H. C. G. Fl.?
  3. damascena, Mill. (DC. pr. 2, p. 620;—J. Grah. Cat. B. pl. p. 65.) Damascus Rose. [shrub] Syria. Fl. large, fragrant rose, C.S. but seldom. The petals yield a highly fragrant essential oil, called Atter of Roses.
  4. centifolia, L. (DC. pr. 2, p. 619;—Roxb. fl. ind.p. 513.) Provence Rose. Busurai-golab. [shrub] S. Europe, fl. large, double rose, fragrant, Feb. and H. S.
    β. muscosa, Ser. (DC. l. c.;—B. M. 63, t. 3475.—Rosa muscosa, Mill.;—B. M. 2, t. 69.) Moss Rose. [shrub] France. Introduced in 1841.
  5. rubiginosa, L. (DC. pr. 2, p. 617.)
    β. micrantha, Lindl. (R. micrantha, Sm.;—E. B. 35, 1. 2490.) Small flowered Sweet Briar. [shrub] England. Fl. small, pale rose, H. S.; fr. 0.
  6. canina, L. (DC. pr. 2,p. 613.)
    β. Bourboniana, Red. [shrub] France. Rose de (In H. C. G. Fl.? Bourbon.)
  7. indica, L. (DC. pr. 2, p. 600. α. vulgaris;—B. Reg. 10, t. 804;—J. Grah. Cat. B. pl. p. 65.—R. chinensis, Roxb. fl. ind.p. 513.) Kanta-golab. [shrub] Forests of Nepal. China. Fl. largish, rose, half double, C.S.; Feb. and March; fr. H. S.
  8. semperflorens, Curt. (B. M. 8, t. 284;—Roxb. fl. ind. 2, p. 514.—R. indica, L.—V. semperflorens, Ser.; DC. pr. 2, p. 601.) [shrub] China. Fl. large, deep red, the whole year.
  9. microphylla. Roxb. (fl. ind. 2, p. 515;—DC. pr. 2. p. 602;—B. Reg. 11, t. 119;—B. M. 63, t. 3490;—J. Grah. Cat. B. pl. p. 65.) [shrub] China. Fl. double, large, pale rose. C.S.
  10. multiflora, Thunb. (DC. pr. 2. p. 598.)
    γ. carnea; (DC. l. c.;—B. Reg. 5. t. 425;—B. M. 26. t. 1059.—R. multiflora, J. Grah. Cat. B. pl. p. 65.) [shrub, climber] Japan, China. Fl. double, smallish, rose, C.S.
  11. moschata, Mill. (DC. pr. 2, p. 598.)
    β. nepalensis, Lindl. (B. Reg. 10, t. 829.—R. glandulifera, Roxb. fl. ind. 2, p. 514;—J. Grah. Cat. B. pl. p. 65.) Siootee. [shrub, climber] Deyra Dhoon, Sirmore. Fl. largish, double, white, fragrant, C.S.
  12. sinica, Ait. (B. M. 55. t. 2847,—B. Reg. 23, t. 1922;—J. Grah. Cat. B. pl. p. 65.—R. nivea, DC. pr. 2, p. 599—R. ternata, Poir.—R. triphylla, Roxb. fl. ind. 2, p. 515,) [shrub] China. Fl. very large, single, white. C.S.
  13. Banksiae, R. Br. (DC. pr. 2, p. 601.) Lady Banks' Rose. [shrub, climber] China. Fl. small, double. C.S.
    β. albo-plena; (B. M. 45. t. 1954;—B. Reg. 5,:. 397.—R. inermis, Roxb. fl. ind. 2, p. 516. ex. pte.) Fl. white.
    γ. luteo-plena; (B. Reg. 13, t. 1105.—R. inermis, Roxb. l. c. ex. pte.) Fl. pale yellowish.