Alister Clark Memorial Rose Gardens – Discussions

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  • #3816

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    Alister Clark was a rose and daffodil breeder of international repute and was raised and lived in at Glenara, Bulla in Melbourne. The Alister Clark Me
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    It seems Woodlands Homestead heritage gardens have a collection of Alister Clark Heritage roses. But could not confirm it from reliable sources.

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    OBITUARY ( Published on 21st June 1949 )
    Mr. Alister Clark
    MELBOURNE. -The death occurred at his home at Bulla Yesterday of Mr. Alister Clark (84), internationally famous rosarian and chairman of the Moonee Valley Racing Club since 1917. Mr. Clark was educated at Hobart, Sydney Grammar School and Cambridge, where he received a B.A. He was the first Australian to be awarded the Dean Hole Memorial Medal, the highest international rose award. Alister Clark Stakes, an annual Moonee Valley event, is named after him.

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    There is an Alister Clark Memorial Rose garden at St Kilda Botanical Gardens at Blessington Street.

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