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'Charming Apricot' rose References
Book  (Nov 1993)  Page(s) 36.  Includes photo(s).
Book  (Sep 1993)  Page(s) 114.  Includes photo(s).
Charles Austin English Rose. Parentage: 'Chaucer' x 'Aloha'. David Austin 1973. Description... medium-sized blooms of apricot and yellow, with a bit of pink sometimes thrown in...
Book  (Apr 1993)  Page(s) 86.  
Shrub, apricot tinged pink, 1981, 'Chaucer' x 'Aloha'; Austin, David; David Austin Roses.
Book  (Feb 1993)  Page(s) 258.  Includes photo(s).
Charles Austin Modern shrub. Parentage: 'Chaucer' x 'Aloha'. England 1973. Description and cultivation... One of David Austin's finest roses, admired for its large, showy flowers which have a rich, fruity fragrance... creamy yellow flowers washed with warm apricot highlights...
Book  (1993)  Page(s) 27, 28, 88.  Includes photo(s).
Pages 27-28: in search of strength and health [in his breeding program, David Austin] turned to the Climbing Rose 'Aloha'. This rose was bred from 'New Dawn', which is generally regarded as one of the most disease-resistant of all garden roses... a number of very vigorous fragrant varieties [of English Roses were bred] from 'Aloha', including the strong-growing, apricot-yellow 'Charles Austin'...

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Page 88: [Photo] Description. A popular rose when it was introduced in the early years of the English Roses. Flowers: varying shades of apricot. Requires pruning to at least half its height if it is not to become too tall and ungainly. Named for Austin's father. 'Yellow Charles Austin' is its yellow sport.

Book  (1993)  Page(s) 31.  
the 'Aloha' strain [of English Roses]... have strong, bushy growth and rather heavy flowers of true Old Rose character... 'Charles Austin', 'Abraham Darby', and 'Golden Celebration'... all very fragrant...
Book  (1993)  Page(s) 134, 140.  Includes photo(s).
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Page 140: English Rose. Description. Flowers: exceptionally large, cupped, apricot-yellow. Strong fruity fragrance. Although it does not repeat continuously, it can be relied on to provide a second crop in the autumn.
Book  (1988)  Page(s) 11, 121.  Includes photo(s).
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Page 121: [Photo] Charles Austin English Rose. Austin 1973. To obtain repeat-flowering, prune more firmly than usual. Parentage: 'Chaucer' x 'Aloha'.
Website/Catalog  Page(s) 21.  Includes photo(s).
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