'Portadown Glory' rose References
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 462.
Hybrid Tea, medium yellow, 1932, McGredy. Description.
Book (1936) Page(s) 575.
Portadown Glory (HT) McGredy 1930; lemon.yellow, center shaded darker, very large, well double, fine form, high-centered, thick petals, lasting, fragrance 5/10, long strong stems, red branches and prickles, growth 6/10, upright, well-branched. Sangerhausen
Website/Catalog (1934) Page(s) 41.
New Roses 1933. Portadown Glory HT. (S. McGredy & Son 1932) F. 3. Colour clear canary yellow fading to white....E.
Website/Catalog (1933) Page(s) 45.
New Roses 1933. Portadown Glory (HT. S. McGredy & Son 1932) Colour clear canary yellow which is both rich in tone and lasting. The flowers are perfectly formed and have a tea perfume. Growth is free, vigorous and practically thornless, with bright green mildew proof foliage. 4/- each.
Fine shape and size, medium growth; slight tea scent. Good exhibition variety. 35 petals.