'Anvil Sparks' rose References
Book (2000) Page(s) 77. Includes photo(s).
‘Ambossfunken’/’Anvil Sparks’ = Hybride de Thé – tons rouges, remontant. …la belle éclôt sur une plante fragile… Bien droite sur sa tige mince et ferme, elle tient en vase si on la coupe à peine éclose… Found by Meyer, Afrique du Sud, 1961. Sport de ‘Signora Piero Puricelli’.
Book (Dec 1998) Page(s) 77.
Ambossfunken ('Anvil Sparks') Meyer (South Africa) 1961... bizarrely flecked and stippled petals of yellow, apricot, carmine and orange-red... This rose is best in warm weather; it was discovered by Mr. E. Meyer in his garden in East London, South Africa, from where it found its way to the Kordes nursery, who introduced it as 'a rose for the connoisseur'.
Book (Sep 1993) Page(s) 55. Includes photo(s).
Anvil Aprks ('Ambossfunken') Large-flowered. a sport of 'Signora Piero Puricelli' which occurred in the garden of a Herr Meyer in Germany. It was introduced by Kordes in 1961... bizarrely striped in fiery shades of orange-red, carmine, apricot and yellow...
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 13.
Ambossfunken Hybrid Tea, coral-red streaked golden yellow, 1961, ('Anvil Sparks'); Meyer. Description.
Website/Catalog (1973) Page(s) 10. Includes photo(s).
Anvil Sparks Rosso corallo vivamente striato e punteggiato di giallo oro. Profumatissima.
Book (1965) Page(s) 171.
Hazlewood Nurseries Pty. Ltd. advertisement. Novelty Roses 1965
Anvil Sparks (HT) Orange red with yellow stripes