Laura had this to say in the comments of Insects with Celebrity Names:
Love this!Piggy backing on that idea, we present Flowers with Celebrity Names. Next to the common name we have the year in which the plant was named, the name of the breeder and his/her country.
Makes me wonder about a related topic: how many roses are named for classic movie stars? My dad has Ingrid Bergman roses in his garden.
Agatha Christie (1988 — Kordes, Germany)
Bing Crosby (1981 — Weeks, USA)- Spice fragrance
Judy Garland (1978 – Harkness, USA)
Cary Grant (1987 – Meilland, France)
Bob Hope (1960 - Korder, Germany)
Audrey Hepburn (1983 – Twomey, USA)
James Mason (1982 -- Beales, UK)
Marilyn Monroe (2002 -- Carruth, USA)
Elizabeth Taylor (1985 -- Weddle, USA)
Carmen Miranda, (Before 2000 --- Brazil)
Barbra Streisand (2001 – Carruth, USA) - citrus scent
Flowers Named for Movie-Related Fictional Characters
Frankly Scarlet (2007 -- Zary, USA)
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- Note: Eva Gabor has a rose - (1983 -- Olesen, Denmark) - but we couldn't find an image of it.