'Dick Koster' rose References
Book (Nov 1997) Page(s) 3.
Traditionally, cultivars from the polyantha and floribunda classes have been used for pot rose forcing... 'Dick Koster' and 'Margo Koster' (polyanthas) have been used extensively... The floribunda 'Garnette' and its many sports (e.g. 'Carol Amling', 'Marimba', and Bright Pink Garnette')... Until recently, they were still among the mainstays of the pot rose forcing industry in North America, especially for large containers...
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 132.
Dick Koster Polyantha, deep pink, 1929, 'Anneke Koster' sport; Koster, D.A.
Book (Jun 1992) Page(s) 244.
Dick Koster Polyantha. Koster, 1929. Sport of 'Anneke Koster'. [Author cites information from different sources.]
Book (1958) Page(s) 82.
Dick Koster. Pol. (D. A. Koster, '29.) Deep pink sport of Anneke Koster.
Book (1942) Page(s) 552.
Dick Koster. Polyantha. (D. A. Koster '35.)
Book (1940) Page(s) 53.
Dick Koster. Pol. (D.A.Koster,'35.) Large, bright salmon-rose to orange; cluster. Vig.
Magazine (1939) Page(s) 171.
One who has followed up on the business with polyanthas in containers on the Berlin market, will have ascertained that the varieties have changed dramatically. Currently the main sorts on the Berlin Market are: Verdun, Gabrielle Privat, Dick Koster and Gruss an Aachen, and from 100000 polyantha roses, 30000 are Verdun, 30000 Gabrielle Privat, 20000 Dick Koster....
Book (1936) Page(s) 118.
This statue was surrounded in the form of a band by the new light orange and salmon-voloured Polyantha-Rose 'Dick Koster'.