- Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe, vol. 6
- Van Houtte, Louis (under the direction of)
- Ghent: Louis van Houtte, 1850-1851
This garden rose is a remontant hybrid in the family Rosaceae. Remontancy is a characteristic which means that a plant can flower more than once a year and it was perfected in rose cultivars throughout the nineteenth century. The Triomphe de Valenciennes was bred by Frédéric Schneider in 1849 and is a sport of La Reine variety, bred by Jean Laffay in 1842.