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This topic gathers informations about: Verdier , Verdier & fils, Victor Verdier, Eugène Verdier and Charles Verdier
sources : Verdier, Victor - Verdier, Eugène - Verdier, Charles
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Victor Verdier (1803-1878)
Full name: Philippe-Victor Verdier; in 1848, he inherited a collection of peonies from his uncle, M. Jacques, gardener to King Louis-Philippe. He established his nursery Verdier in 1848 and also bred irises. Important breeder of roses, peonies, irises, and gladioli. Was vice-president of the National Horticultural Society. His younger son Charles, who had already been in the business, succeeded him in the nursery in 1866. Verdier became Verdier & fils. In 1902, the firm of Vilmorin-Andrieux inherited Verdier's iris, and presumably peonies too.
Eugène Verdier (1827-1902)
Full name: Louis-Eugène-Jules Verdier; elder son of Victor, he set up his own business and bred roses, peonies, gladiolus and other flowers.
Charles Verdier (1821-1893)
Full name: Charles-Félix Verdier; Eugène's brother. See above.

See below:

Registrations Introductions

Intermediate Bearded Tall Bearded

List of others irises

From Journal de la Société Nationale d'Horticulture de France:
  • 1907, p. 283-284 : Doyen Keteleer, Jules Chrétien, La Nuit, Pierre Guillot, Souvenir de Madame Eugénie Verdier, Solfatare, Safrano, La Vestale, Zeus, La Rosée (S. almost white, F. veined rosy, Beard yellow).
  • 1922, Tome XXIII : p. 216 : p. 217 : Jenny Lind.
  • From Parc floral de Paris: Sarpedon.

Interested in French irises ? Please visit: Société Française des Iris et plantes Bulbeuses - SFIB | website (french language).

-- BobPries - 2012-05-18
Topic revision: r31 - 06 Oct 2023, AlainFranco
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