'Double Delight ®' rose References
Website/Catalog (2008) Page(s) 8. Includes photo(s).
Book (2003) Page(s) Table 20.
Awards at International Rose Trials of Geneva...
1976 Most Fragrant Rose 'Double Delight' ®, Hybrid Tea, Armstrong
Website/Catalog (4 Jan 1999) Page(s) 40. Includes photo(s).
Book (Jul 1996) Page(s) 30-31. Includes photo(s).
Double Delight Large-flowered bush (Hybrid Tea) Swim and Ellis (USA) 1977. ('Andeli') Description.
Book (1996) Page(s) 30-31.
Double Delight Large-Flowered (Hybrid Tea) bush... double rounded blooms, of blush pink edged and flushed carmine... BARB 1977. Swim & Ellis (USA) 1977
Book (1996) Page(s) 80, 81. Includes photo(s).
Page 80: [Photo]
Page 81: Double Delight Large-flowered hybrid tea bush... The colour blend -- blush pink edged and flushed carmine -- is indeed a 'delight', as is the scent. In warm seasons it is wonderful... Less desirable is its performance in cold wet weather, when the flowers often ball up...
Book (Mar 1995) Page(s) 6.
Double Delight and its near relatives (such as Granada and Mon Cheri) all exhibit phytotoxic reaction to Daconil.
Book (Mar 1995) Page(s) 4-5. Includes photo(s).
Double Delight Description and cultivation tips... cream blending to red in degrees that correspond to the amount of sunlight it receives...
Book (1994) Page(s) 132.
Double Delight Description... Voted into the gallery of the World's Favourite Roses by the World Federation of Rose Societies... the most beautiful of all dual-coloured roses... raspberry and cream... Its perfume too is renowned -- a super spicy fragrance that cannot be misplaced...
Book (Sep 1993) Page(s) 142 & 151. Includes photo(s).
Double Delight Large-flowered. Description... Where sun strikes them, the ivory petals of 'Double Delight' stain crimson, in a variable pattern that is always striking... mildew-prone... voted best in the world by the World Rose Convention in 1986. On its introduction in 1977 it won AARSD award for its breeders, Herbert Swim and O.L. Weeks. Parentage: 'Granada' x 'Garden Party'