'Oskar Kordel' rose References
Book (Dec 1998) Page(s) 444. Includes photo(s).
Oskar Cordel ('Oscar Kordel') Hybrid Perpetual. Lambert (Germany) 1897... The flowers are carmine, and there is a pleasing fragrance. It was named for the editor of a journal called The Voss Gazette...
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 426.
Oskar Cordel Hybrid Perpetual, carmine, 1897, ('Oscar Kordel'); 'Merveille de Lyon' x 'Andre Schwartz'; Lambert, P. Description.
Book (Jun 1992) Page(s) 144.
'Merveille de Lyon' x 'André Schwartz'
... bright rich carmine... Bright deep rosy-red... thorns... remontant... Dedicated to the Editor-in-Chief of the Voss Gazette... [Author cites information from different sources.]
Book (1986) Page(s) 108. Includes photo(s).
Hybrid Perpetual (1897)
['Merveille de Lyon' is one of its parents]
... an even carmine-pink... fragrant...
Book (1937) Page(s) 75.
Oskar Cordel HP (Lambert 1897) [pollen quality] 40%
Book (1936) Page(s) 173.
Cordel, Oskar (HP) Lambert 1897; Merv. de Lyon X André Schwartz; bright carmine, very large, double, high-centered, wide petals, rounded, solitary, fragrance 7/10, floriferous, long stems, upright, growth 7/10. Sangerhausen
Book (Apr 1915) Page(s) 44, 63.
Page 44: One of the "special" Hybrid Perpetuals the author believed should be included in large gardens or collections.
Page 63: Oskar Cordel Hybrid Perpetual. Lambert, 1897. Description and cultivation... Bright carmine. Dr. Huey recommends this rose as a fair autumn bloomer...
Website/Catalog (1914) Page(s) 13.
Hybrid Perpetual Roses.
Oskar Cordel, P. Lambert, 1897, vigorous. Bright carmine, large, full; sweetly scented.
Book (1914) Page(s) 289.
Oscar Cordel, H.P., carmine.
Magazine (22 Jul 1911) Page(s) 350.
The Parentage of Roses.
The following list of the world's Roses and their parentage has been compiled by Mr. Robert Daniel, 38 Russell Road. Fishponds, Bristol, and by his kind permission we are enabled to publish it...
Oscar Cordel... Hybrid Perpetual, Lambert, 1898, Merveille de Lyon X André Schwartz