'Fire Opal' rose References
Book (2018) Page(s) 54.
National Rose Trial Garden of Aust. Awards 2017.
Bed No. 212. Bronze Medal. TRE 306. KORumneza. Fire Opal. Floribunda. slight fragrance. Breeder: W. Kordes Sohne, Germany. Exhibitor: Treloar Roses, Australia.
Website/Catalog (Oct 2017)
Rose Trials. Adelaide, Australia - October 2017. Certificate of Merit. Fire Opal (syn 'Roseromantic, Kolorscape, Gretel) (KORumneza - KO 02//0010-01) is a Floribunda with unusual colouring from Kordes of Germany. The semi-double blooms are cream upon opening and then develop a salmon pink layer wherever bright sunlight hits them.