Roses from the Huntington Auction

kittymoonbeamDecember 30, 2013

From the Huntington's Jan/Feb members publication

"The Pacific Rose Society will auction a number of rare roses propagated from The Huntington's collection during its annual Rose Auction on Saturday, Feb. 1 at the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden in Arcadia."

There will be over 90 varieties with many midcentury roses.
Silent Auction at 10 a.m.
Live Auction at 12:30

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Tessiess, SoCal Inland, 9b, 1272' elev

Oh?????? This could be exciting. The link for the list of roses in the auction isn't active yet. I will be very interested to see what they have from the Huntington.


    Bookmark   December 30, 2013 at 2:16PM
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kstrong(10 So Cal)

The list is now posted.

Here is a link that might be useful: Auction List: see pages 11 to 18

    Bookmark   January 5, 2014 at 3:53PM
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So, is there any chance of internet bidding? Or is it strictly in person?

    Bookmark   January 5, 2014 at 8:07PM
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kstrong(10 So Cal)

I don't know of any internet bidding for this group. I think ya gotta come down!

    Bookmark   January 5, 2014 at 9:52PM
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My computer was fussy with the link so here's a list of what The Huntington is offering. There are more roses being offered by private donors as well.

Huntington's Roses

Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Dainty Bess
Editor Mc Farland
Ellen Wilmott
First Federal Renaissance
Flora Danica
Garden Party
Gardens of the World
Girona ( Girona was one of the parents of Tiffany along with Charlotte Armstrong ) I have to put this in for all the lovers of Tiffany like me
Golden Giant
Henry Wheatcroft
Hocus Pocus
Ivory Tower
Joanna Hill
La Canaidienne
Lemon Spice
Los Angeles
Mon Cheri
rs. Aaron Ward
National Trust
Night n Day
President Herbert Hoover
Red Hoover
Santa Anita
Sutters Gold
Sweet Surrender
Texas Centennial
The Doctor
Tick;ed Pink
Timothy Eaton
Tom Breneman
Will Rogers

    Bookmark   January 7, 2014 at 11:33PM
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Floribundas from the Huntington Collection

Evening Star
French Lace
Green Fire
Grey Dawn
Ivory Fashion
Katherine Loker
Kathleen Joyce
Lady Bug
Lady of the Dawn
Lilac Charm
Lilac Dawn
Love Potion
Orange Splash
Ruby Lips
Sun Flare

    Bookmark   January 7, 2014 at 11:37PM
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Mount Shasta
White Lightnin


Cl. Pasadena Tournament
Rosarium Utersen
Cl. Winnifred Coulter

Shrub Roses

Heart n Soul
Huntington Hero
Mountain Music
Paul Ecke Jr.
Rabble Rouser

    Bookmark   January 7, 2014 at 11:42PM
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can anyone please win me a hocus pocus rose! I will pay of course for your troubles, please contact me back at

    Bookmark   April 26, 2014 at 5:04AM
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