'Sunburst' rose References
Book (Apr 1999) Page(s) 559. Includes photo(s).
Sunburst Pernetiana. Joseph Pernet-Ducher 1911
Plate 76. 'Sunburst'.
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 582.
Sunburst Hybrid Tea, deep yellow, 1912, Pernet-Ducher. Description.
Book (1953) Page(s) 75.
Dr. A. S. Thomas: ….. and 'Sunburst' are all healthy growing hybrid teas in varying shades of Chrome yellow. …….frequently give perfectly formed blooms with sharply pointed centres.
Book (1947) Page(s) 245.
Sunburst (H.T.) varies considerably in colour, often bearing several shades of bright yellow flowers on single plants at the same time. The general colour is pale yellow, deepening in the centre to orange, and the flowers are semi-globular and double. Pernet-Ducher 1911....Moderately growth. Slightly fragrant...June-Sept. Hardy.
p65-1-17 Terry Honeybun, Victoria: We will take them in order of colour – the “real, deep yaller” first – tailing down the the palest ones. Golden Glory, Phyllis Gold, Mrs. Pierre S. duPont, Florence Izzard, Golden Gleam, Mabel Morse, George Chesnel, Ville de Paris, Lady Hillingdon, Souvenir de Mad. Boullet, Romance, McGredy’s Yellow, Leontine Contenot, Joanna Hill, Richard E. West, Geheimrat Duisberg, 'Sunburst', Golden Ophelia……etc.
p66-3 Terry Honeybun: shape of flowers: Phoebe is easily the leader, then Fontanelle, 'Sunburst', Golden Ophelia, Silver Jubilee and Leontine Contenot.
p66-7 Terry Honeybun: Healthy foliage: Many, such as ….. and 'Sunburst'.
p66-8 Terry Honeybun: Growth and freedom of blooming: ….. and 'Sunburst'.
Book (1937) Page(s) 260. Includes photo(s).
A good Pernet-Ducher production is 'Sunburst', HT (Pernet-Ducher, 1912) with its desirable long-pointed buds preceding a medium-sized, double, pleasingly cupped flower of cadmium-yellow, fading to yellow-orange, and, as usual with roses that the sun fades, assuming many pleasing hues.
Book (1936) Page(s) 687.
Sunburst (HT) Pernet-Ducher 1912; bright cadmium-yellow, center orange-yellow, reverse whitish, base yellow, medium to large, 3/4-full, cup-form, lasting, solitary, fragrance 5/10, floriferous, repeats well, long strong stems, few thorns, growth 6/10, upright, bushy. Sangerhausen
Article (misc) (1935) Page(s) 105.
The climbing form of Sunburst is a much better bloomer than the bush.
'Sunburst' (H.T.): Flower superb cadmium-yellow, with orange-yellow centre, large, fairly full, cupped form, the buds generally borne singly on long, stout stems. Growth very vigorous, upright, and free flowering.
Website/Catalog (1931) Page(s) 49.
'Sunburst'. (H.T.) Cadmium yellow, orange yellow centre.