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The Garden (26 Sep 1908)  Page(s) 465.  
 
Herbert E. Molyneux,  New Seedling Roses At The Autumn Show.
A. Hill Gray. - A Tea raised by Messrs. Alexander Dickson and Sons of Newtownards, Ireland. A beautiful Rose of excellent shape, well staged on a tall stand. Delightful pale yellow colouring, fragrant and a good grower; undoubtedly the finest Rose staged in the class. The award of a gold medal was practically unanimous. Good Teas are scarce and are very welcome, especially when up to exhibition standards.

The Garden (10 Oct 1908)  Page(s) 493.  
 
Joseph Pemberton, Some New Roses of 1908. 
There are other Roses not yet distributed which have obtained a gold medal. To refer to them would be going beyond the scope of these notes; but an exception, however, must be made in favour of a yellow Tea named A. Hill Gray. This Rose promises to be a favourite for the garden and suitable for exhibition. The growth is branching but somewhat slender, free-flowering habit, blooms fairly full, colour yellow, shaded white. 

Brisbane Telegraph (24 Jul 1954)  Page(s) 17.  
 
Thornless Rose is Rarity Now
By S. B. WATKINS
RECENT letters in the "Brisbane Telegraph" concerned thornless roses. One correspondent mentioned a variety with lemon yellow perfectly shaped blooms in her garden which was entirely thornless. A second correspondent gave the name of this rose as Alexander Hill Gray, and this is undoubtedly correct. Today Alexander Hill Gray, along with many other roses of the tea class, to which A. H. Gray belongs, has disappeared from rose lists. It was introduced in 1911 by A. Dickson, a leading British rose hybridist, and for many years was a very popular variety. Its main defects were a tendency to ball (i.e. the tight full buds would not open freely), and lack of colour.

Australian Rose Annual (1975)  Page(s) 32.  
 
E. F. Allen, Awards To New Rose Seedlings In Great Britain In 1984.
No. 5465, JC19226C An unregistered Large Flower, by Cocker with orange flowers and quite a good scent.

Australian Rose Annual (1985)  Page(s) 32.  
 
E. F. Allen, Awards To New Rose Seedlings In Great Britain In 1984.
KORrohe a Kordes seedling with light scarlet flowers in clusters, the petals with ragged edges. Trial Ground Certificate.

Australian Rose Annual (1985)  Page(s) 32.  
 
E. F. Allen, Awards To New Rose Seedlings In Great Britain In 1984.
DICknowall, a yellow cluster flowered seedling, by Dickson, with a fair scent and dull green foliage. I have twice marked it very highly but Pat Dickson has established a very high standard for this type of rose. Trial Ground Certificate.

Australian Rose Annual (1985)  Page(s) 32.  
 
E. F. Allen, Awards To New Rose Seedlings In Great Britain In 1984.
No. 5465JC19226C, An unregistered Large Flower, by Cocker, with orange flowers and quite a good scent. Trial Ground Certificate.

Australian Rose Annual (1985)  Page(s) 31.  
 
E. F. Allen, Awards To New Rose Seedlings In Great Britain In 1984.
'Snowball', a miniature ground cover rose, by Sam McGredy, with lovely tiny dense foliage and small many-petalled white flowers. I judge it to be a most useful plant for a small garden or for pot work and I have already planted two myself. In the U.K. it is being marketed on its own roots. Trial Ground Certificate.

Australian Rose Annual (1985)  Page(s) 31.  
 
E. F. Allen, Awards To New Rose Seedlings In Great Britain In 1984.
'Partridge', another ground cover by Kordes, with white flowers and practically no scent. I found it less free flowering than 'Grouse' and hence was less impressed by it. Certificate of Merit.

Australian Rose Annual (1985)  Page(s) 31.  
 
E. F. Allen, Awards To New Rose Seedlings In Great Britain In 1984.
DICkerfuffle , a cluster flowered seedling, by Pat Dickson, well scented and with HT-shaped flowers of an orange salmon blend. It has performed reliably. Certificate of Merit.
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