In Tarrytown, New York, Lyndhurst, the former estate of Jay Gould (and the setting for two Dark Shadows movies), has a lovely rose garden that is maintained by the Garden Club of Irvington-on-Hudson. A look at some of the 500 roses that grow in this unusually designed garden, now owned by the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
'Aviateur Bleriot' Hybrid Wichuriana. Fauque, France. 1910. Very double, very fragrant flowers that fade to lamon and cream, but start as orange and yellow buds. A lovely old non-recurring rambler. Dark glossy foliage. Louis Bleriot was the first aviator to fly across the English Channel.