'McGredy's Pink' rose References
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 370.
McGredy's Pink Hybrid Tea, bright rose, outer petals pearly cream, and pink, base saffron-yellow, 1936, McGredy. Description.
Website/Catalog (1938) Page(s) 45.
New Roses 1937. McGredy's Pink (HT. McGredy 1936) F. 3. Rose pink buds, opening to light pink blooms with a decided yellow base. The petals are rather narrow and thin and are inclined to ball in wet weather. Otherwise a good variety with vigorous growth and healthy foliage. E.
Book (1937) Page(s) 17.
Harry H. Hazlewood. The New Roses of 1937.
McGredy's Pink, HT. (McGredy, 1936), carries large blooms of 50 narrow petals, but has excellent shape. When old, the blooms fade to light, attractive pink.
Website/Catalog (1937) Page(s) 40.
New Roses 1937. McGredy's Pink (HT. McGredy 1936) Large blooms, of perfect form and sweetly scented, produced freely and continuously on stiff stems. Colour beautiful bright rose, and as the flowers open the outer petals shade to a pearly cream and pink, with a saffron yellow base. Vigorous, free and branching growth. 4/- each.
Excellent shape, with 50 narrow petals. General impression of old blooms is light pink.
Book (1937) Page(s) 112. Includes photo(s).
Book (1936) Page(s) 440.
McGredy's Pink (HT) McGredy 1935; glossy pink, base saffron-yellow, outer petals mother-of-pearl cream, shaded pink, large, double, fine form, fragrance 5/10, floriferous, continuous bloom, few prickles, growth 6/10, well-branched.