'Purple Tiger' rose References
Website/Catalog (1 Jul 2015) Includes photo(s).
Dark Dragon…Extravagant beauty shines through in each and every petal. A delightful combination of purple, lavender and white stripes, streaks and speckles, this rose is a fragrant work of art! 'JACpurr'.
Book (2011) Page(s) 22. Includes photo(s).
Novelties of Lacon Co. 'Purple Tiger' ® (shrub) Jackson & Perkins / Lacon Description
Book (Apr 1999) Page(s) 72-73. Includes photo(s).
One of Rayford Reddell's choices for its cut-flowers... a mixture of purple and mauve-pink striations with white flecks... blooms may have anywhere from as few as 26 to as many as 40 petals each... Be gentle when you prune 'Purple Tiger' and never remove more than half its dormant wood; better yet, only slightly more than one-third...
Website/Catalog (28 Dec 1998) Page(s) 27. Includes photo(s).
Purple Tiger (JACpurr) Description... satiny purple streaked with white -- no two blooms alike...
Book (1996) Page(s) 68.
Purple Tiger (JACpurr, 'Impressionist') Cluster-flowered (Floribunda) bush. Description. FLowers: rich purple, striped blush. Parentage: JACum [aka 'Intrigue'] x 'Pinstripe'. Christensen (USA) 1991
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 478.
Purple Tiger Floribunda, very deep purple with stripes and flecks of white and mauve-pink, 1991, (JACpurr); 'Intrigue' x 'Pinstripe'; Christensen, Jack. Description.
Book (1993) Page(s) 34.
Geoff Swane, Narromine, NSW. New Rose Introductions for 1993.
Purple Tiger might not be a rose for everyone but certainly its flowers of purple and white stripe make it a fascinating rose. Like a tiger it may not appeal to everyone.... 'Purple Tiger' (Jacpurr) Exciting purple and white striped clusters of blooms and pleasant fragrance combine on this aptly named rose. Hardy and upright growth, it is exceptional for garden or vase.
Book (1993) Page(s) 194. Includes photo(s).
An exciting purple-and-white striped Floribunda. Raised by Christensen and introduced by Jackson & Perkins (USA) 1991. Repeats. Height: 60 cm (2 ft.) Good scent.