'Admiral Ward' rose References
Book (Apr 1999) Page(s) 492.
[Included in the description for 'Willowmere'] Admiral Aaron Ward was a great rosarian and a friend of Pernet-Ducher...
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 3.
Hybrid Tea, red blend, 1915, Seedling x 'Château de Clos Vougeot'; Pernet-Ducher. Flowers crimson-red, shaded fiery red and velvety purple, double, globular, large; fragrant.
Book (1940) Page(s) 3.
Admiral Ward Hybrid Tea. (Pernet-Ducher, '15)... crimson-red, shaded fiery red and velvety purple...
Website/Catalog (1936) Page(s) 6.
Admiral Ward Hybrid Tea (Jos. Pernet 1915) Description.
Book (1936) Page(s) 748.
Ward, Admiral (HT) Pernet-Ducher 1915; ? seedling X Ch. de Cl. Vougeot; crimson, shaded fire-red and velvety purple, large, double, globular, broad petals, sometimes fringed, solitary, fragrance 5/10, floriferous, repeats well, long stems, few prickles, growth 6/10, upright, bushy, well-branched. Sangerhausen
Website/Catalog (1929) Page(s) 11.
Book (1926) Page(s) 47.
Admiral Ward (Pernet-Ducher, 1915) and Laurent Carle (Pernet-Ducher, 1907), while not alike, are both dark-red, very beautiful roses, but shy-blooming and weak in growth.
Website/Catalog (1922) Page(s) 29.
General List. (133) Admiral Ward (HT) (Pemet Ducher) F. 3. Buds blackish red, open flowers shaded velvety purple, large and semi-double. This variety has not shown good form so far here.