'Little Artist' rose References
Book (1991) Page(s) 69, 133. Includes photo(s).
Page 69: [PHOTO]
Page 133: Little Artist One of Sean McCann's favorite single-petalled miniature roses.
Book (1988) Includes photo(s).
p1 [Photo] ‘Little Artist’ has few thorns and is popular in the United States. One of Sam McGredy’s “handpainted” miniatures it is known as ‘Top Gear’ in Australia. In New Zealand it is unobtainable because Sam’s only remaining plant here was accidentally destroyed.
p55 [Photo] ‘Little Artist’ McGredy 1982. ‘Eyepaint’ x ‘Ko’s Yellow’. Blooms open with red handpainted marks becoming solid medium red, off-white in base and on reverse Semi-double blooms are fragrant.
Book (1985) Page(s) 155.
E. F. Allen. 1984 Awards to New Rose Seedlings in Great Britain.
MACmanly ('Ko's Yellow' x 'Eye Paint'), a hand-paint vigorous miniature by Sam McGredy with crimson and white flowers and no scent. I find that I have marked this seedling equal top, with DICkimono, during the last two years. it is not yet in commerce here.
Book (1984) Page(s) 46.
E. F. Allen. Awards to New Rose Seedlings in Great Britain in 1983.
MACmanly ('Ko's Yellow' x 'Eye Paint'). A splendid vigorous Miniature by McGredy, with crimson and white 'hand-paint' flowers. it has no scent but I have been most impressed by this seedling, which I judge to be a welcome novelty.
Book (1984) Page(s) 181.
Trial Ground Awards, 1983.
Trial Ground Certificate from 2nd year trials. MACmanly. Miniature. Red and white blend. Raised by Sam McGredy Roses International. New Zealand. Trial ground No. 5445.