'Angel Face' rose References
Book (2002) Page(s) 20.
Book (2000) Page(s) 80-81. Includes photo(s).
‘Angel Face’ = Floribunda – mauve, remontant… convient mieux en climat chaud, car seul le grand soleil éveille son teint tout en nuances. Swim, USA, 1968.
Book (Dec 1998) Page(s) 80. Includes photo(s).
Angel Face Cluster-flowered/Floribunda. Swim 1968. Description... deep mauve-lavender flowers that darken with ruby flushes towards the edges... ruffled petals...
Book (1994) Page(s) 118.
Angel Face Description... mauve/lavender... It has been one of the widely grown Floribundas in the United States for over 20 years, but strangely enough it did not infiltrate Europe... It is a colour that has not been repeated successfully in the Floribundas...
Book (Nov 1993) Page(s) 59.
Angel Face it has a lot of attributes that make it fit well with old roses. Rich mauve with a lavender-lilac tone, the petals have a lightly frilled edge that is slightly darker in colour... spicy fragrance...
Book (Sep 1993) Page(s) 52. Includes photo(s).
Angel Face Cluster-flowered... flowers ruffled and flounced in shades of mauve and rose... susceptible to black spot. Herbert Swim and Ollie Weeks. ('Circus' x 'Lavender Pinocchio') x 'Sterling Silver'.
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 18.
Floribunda, mauve, 1968, ('Circus' x 'Lavender Pinocchio') x 'Sterling Silver'); Swim & Weeks; Conard-Pyle. Bud pointed; flowers deep mauve-lavender, petal edges darker, double (30 wavy petals), high-centered, large (3 1/2 - 4 in.); very fragrant; foliage dark, leathery, glossy; vigorous, upright, bushy growth.
Book (May 1992) Page(s) 260.
Angel Face Swim (USA) 1968. Description... Fully double, shapely buds of deep lavender mauve with deeper colouring on the edge of each petal...