'Blossomtime' rose References
Book (2002) Page(s) 26.
Book (2000) Page(s) 121. Includes photo(s).
‘Blossomtime’ = Grimpant à grande fleur. Très pleines et d’assez belle taille… combinent deux tons de rose porcelaine; le rose vif de l’élégant bouton à peine éclôt, se maintient au revers des pétales et rehausse le rose plus tendre de l’avers. Odorantes, à cœur élancé, elles s’épanouissent en bouquets ouverts et se renouvellent régulièrement jusqu’aux gelées. .. rosier accomodant et docile… beau feuillage vernissé, vert bronze. O’Neal US 1951.
'Blossomtime' = large-flowered Climbing. Very full and pretty good size ... combine two shades of pink porcelain, the bright pink of the elegant button just hatched, the reverse of the petals maintains and enhances the softer pink on the obverse. Fragrant, slender at heart, they thrive in open clusters and are renewed regularly until frost. .. Rose accommodating and docile ... beautiful foliage glazed, bronze green. O'Neal U.S. 1951.
Book (Feb 1997) Page(s) 35.
Blossomtime a remarkable climber...
Book (1995) Page(s) 30, 32. Includes photo(s).
Grows at Sissinghurst... considered underrated... its quartered blooms mix well with old varieties; it produces a second flush of bloom and is resistant to mildew.
Book (Nov 1994) Page(s) 252.
Blossomtime O'Neal (USA) 1951. Description. 'New Dawn' x an unnamed Hybrid Tea... a lax shrub or low climber (6 to 8 feet)... clear pink, deeper on the reverse...
Book (Sep 1993) Page(s) 84. Includes photo(s).
Blossomtime Large-flowered Climber. O'Neil (USA) 1951. Description... one of the first of the repeat-flowering Climbers to be raised from 'New Dawn'... two shades of pink... Parentage: 'New Dawn' x unnamed Large-flowered rose.
Book (Jun 1993) Page(s) 25. Includes photo(s).
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 56.
Large-flowered Climber, medium pink, 1951, 'New Dawn' x Seedling; O'Neal; Bosley Nursery. Bud pointed; flowers pink, reverse deeper, double (38 petals), high-centered, large (4 in.) blooms in clusters of 3-8; very fragrant; tall shrub or moderate climbing (6-7 ft.) growth; repeat bloom.
Book (1993) Page(s) 126. Includes photo(s).
A Modern Climber with lovely deeper colour on the backs of the petals. Should be grown much more. O'Neal (USA) 1951. ('New Dawn' x a Hybrid Tea) Repeats. Height: 15 ft. Very fine scent.
Book (Jun 1986) Page(s) 96. Includes photo(s).