'City of Newcastle Bicentenary' rose References
Website/Catalog (25 Sep 2018) Includes photo(s).
Veterans Honour JACopper.....Parentage: Salsa x seedling
Article (misc) (Jul 2002) Page(s) 7.
Book (2000) Page(s) 348.
‘Lady in Red’ / JACopper = Moderne - Buisson à grandes fleurs - Hybride de Thé – rouge moyen, remontant… description [see Botanica’s rose] … Warriner, USA, 1997. Ascendance inconnue.
Book (2000) Page(s) 166. Includes photo(s).
‘City of Newcastle Bicentennial’ / JACopper = Moderne - Buisson à grandes fleurs - Hybride de Thé – rouge moyen, remontant… description .. Jackson & Perkins, USA, 1997. Ascendance inconnue.
[New syn to add? = City of Newcastle Bicentennial]
Article (magazine) (Nov 1999) Page(s) 5. Includes photo(s).
Veteran's Honor was introduced May 27, 1999, Memorial Day Weekend... Developed by Jackson & Perkins, 10 percent of sales from 'Veteran's Honor' will be donated to the Department of Veterans Affairs medical research program... a large, dark red hybrid tea with a light raspberry fragrance... This rose was released in 1995 under the name 'Five Roses' and is the Jackson & Perkins Rose of the Year for 2000.
Magazine (Oct 1999) Page(s) 31.
'JACopper', HT, dr, 1997, (Veterans' Honor) ... description
Book (Dec 1998) Page(s) 348.
Lady in Red (JACopper) Large-flowered/Hybrid Tea. Warriner 1997. Description...
Book (1997) Page(s) 132.
Geoff Swane, NSW. Swane's New Rose Introductions for 1997.
City of Newcastle Bicentenary Rose (JACopper) Breeder:Jackson & Perkins Roses from USA. Named in honour of this city's Bicentennial Year this lovely red rose follows in the tradition of and is not unlike 'Avon', a much sought after rose. 'City of Newcastle' has many petalled, fragrant clear red blooms, carried on long stems, contrasted against dense green foliage.