'Director Rubió' rose References
Website/Catalog (2020) Page(s) 30. Includes photo(s).
Director Rubió, Pere Dot, 1929, HT Pernetiana, magenta-red, shrub, double, very large, fragrant, dense glossy foliage, O. Junyent X Jean C. N. Forestier, vigorous and upright, habit of a Pernetiana, resistant to diseases, bibliography: RE-LD-AER, mcf10, cat32
Book (Apr 1999) Page(s) 462.
Director Rubió Pernetiana. Dot 1927. The author cites information from different sources... Cerise-red... magenta-red... Director Rubió, in charge of Barcelona (Spain) public parks and Royal Gardens... cochineal-pink... The Pedralbes rose-garden is laid out in a superbly beautiful spot and is not open to the general public. The roses are cultivated, under the patronage of the King, by the park department of the city of Barcelona, whose accomplished superintendent, Señor Nicolas M. Rubió, a former pupil of Monsieur J.C.N. Forestier, of France, is the architect who recently redesigned with great skill the whole ancient enclosure of the Palace of Pedralbes.
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 133.
Director Rubió Hybrid Tea, magenta-red, 1929, 'O. Junyent' x 'Jean C.N. Forestier'; Dot, P. Description.
Book (1958) Page(s) 84.
Director Rubió. HT. (P. Dot; int. C-P, '29.) O. Junyent Y Jean C. N. Forestier. Very large, semi-dbl., fragrant, magenta-red; stiff stem. Dwarf, bushy.
Book (1947) Page(s) 112.
Director Rubio (Garden & Decorative) An unusual and beautiful variety which has immense semi-double magenta blooms. Shaped like a paeony. It should find a place in any scheme where bedding and decorative roses are valued. Fragrant. Habit 3. (HT)
Website/Catalog (1947) Page(s) 30.
General List. Director Rubio (HT. P. Dot, 1928) F. 3......Immense blooms, semi-double with very large, rather narrow petals, givng the impression of a semi-double Paeony. A very beautiful variety which is being overlooked. E
Website/Catalog (1938) Page(s) 16.
Director Rubio (Hybrid Tea)... Cerise red; long pointed bud, well-formed flower. Strong growth of good habit. Highly perfumed. Introduced 1928.
Book (1936) Page(s) 633.
Rubió, Director (HP) P. Dot 1927; O. Junyent X J. Forestier; velvety pure magenta-red, very large, semi-double, lasting, solitary, fragrance 4/10, floriferous, continuous bloom, long strong stems, growth 7/10, bushy. Sangerhausen.
Book (1935) Page(s) iv. The Conard-Pyle Company
, which today markets its plants under the name Star Roses
, boasted it had introduced 53 new varieties of roses between the years 1930 and 1935, including Pedro Dot's 'Director Rubió'
Website/Catalog (1929) Page(s) 31.
New Roses 1929
Director Rubio (H.P.) (P. Dot, 1928). Flower very large and beautiful of a new velvety magenta red shade and richly fragrant. The growth is good and the foliage dark green while the flowers are continuous produced through the season. 5/- each.
Arrived late. Not flowered yet.