'E.J. Ludding' rose References
Book (1936) Page(s) 431.
Ludding, E. J. (HT) van Rossem 1931; Ophelia X Hill's America; glossy deep carmine-pink, coral and salmon reflexes, large, very double, fine form, lasting, solitary or up to 5, fragrance 5/10, floriferous, continuous bloom, strong stems, red prickles, growth 7/10, bushy, broad, hardy. Sangerhausen
Book (1935) Page(s) iv. The Conard-Pyle Company
, which today markets its plants under the name Star Roses
, boasted it had introduced 53 new varieties of roses between the years 1930 and 1935, including 'E.J. Ludding'
Website/Catalog (1932) Page(s) 39.
New Roses 1932. E. J. Ludding (HT. G. A. Van Rossem 1931) Bud coral red; flowers beautiful satin pink with coral red and salmon shades, full, slightly fragrant; dark green foliage; vigorous growth; continuous bloomer. 4/- each.
The summer colour here is carmine lake. Flowers carry 30 petals but are not up to standard so far.