'New Dawn' rose References
Book (1997) Page(s) 31, 81. Includes photo(s).
Page 31: In 1930, a repeat-blooming sport of 'Dr. W. Van Fleet'... was discovered, patented and introduced... One of the best-known large-flowered climbers, 'New Dawn' has been extensively bred with hybrid tea and floribunda roses to create an entire tribe of reblooming, large-flowered climbers, including 'White Cockade' and 'Parade'.
Page 81: [PHOTO]
Book (1996) Page(s) 72. Includes photo(s).
New Dawn ('Everblooming Dr Van Fleet') Climber or shrub... It is also most adaptable, making a tough hedge if pruned hard, or easily trained over pillars, fences and garden walls... the first rose in the world to enjoy the protection of a Plant Patent
Book (Mar 1995) Page(s) 97.
Originally sold as 'Everblooming Dr. W. Van Fleet'. It produces a nice crop of blooms in the fall, after a massive show in the spring... a pretty shade of apple blossom pink that fades to cream... a sweet scent...
Book (1995) Page(s) 99, 100. Includes photo(s).
Page 99: One of the author's fifty favorite roses. One of the best all-purpose climbers. In 1930, this repeat-flowering sport of 'Dr. W. Van Fleet' was launched on to the market by Henry A. Dreer of Philadelphia and given the name 'Everblooming Dr. W. Van Fleet'. Later this was changed to 'The New Dawn' and it became the first holder of a plant patent. Harry Wheatcroft seems to have been alone in maintaining that it flowered best on the old wood so that pruning should be sparing. 'New Dawn' figured in the parentage of 'Aloha', 'Bantry Bay', 'Compassion', 'City Girl', 'Dublin Bay', 'Étude', 'Highfield', 'High Hopes', 'Mornign Jewel', 'Parade', 'Pink Perpetue', Rosy Mantle', and 'White Cockade'.
Page 100: [PHOTO]
Book (1995) Page(s) 43, 44. Includes photo(s).
Page 43: Grows at Sissinghurst.
Page 44: [PHOTO] Growing with Clematis 'Etoile Rose'.
Book (Nov 1994) Page(s) 248.
New Dawn... a perpetual-flowering sport of 'Dr. van Fleet'... deliciously fragrant, light silvery pink small flowers, of exquisite shape in bud and when open...
Book (Mar 1994) Page(s) 13, 97. Includes photo(s).
Page 13: [PHOTO]
Page 97: [PHOTO] New Dawn Climber. Somerset Nursery 1930. Description and vital statistics... pale pink, reblooms well in late summer in clusters at the ends of long canes, winter-hardy...
Book (1994) Page(s) 6, 8, 137. Includes photo(s).
Page 6: [PHOTO]
Page 8: A sport (mutation) [of 'Dr. W. Van Fleet'] introduced in 1930 [and] marks a turning point in the history of climbers, for it is everblooming, producing clusters of large flowers from the middle of May right up until the first frost. ('New Dawn' also holds the distinction of being the first plant ever patented.)
Page 137: [PHOTO]
Book (Sep 1993) Page(s) 301. Includes photo(s).
New Dawn Description... a cold hardy rose... it arose in the Connecticut nurseries of a firm named Dreer. It holds the first plant patent issued in the United States...
Book (Jul 1993) Page(s) 87-88. Includes photo(s).
New Dawn Description... pretty, rather pointed buds, opening to medium-sized, pearly blush coloured flowers held in large clusters...