'Prince Félix de Luxembourg' rose References
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 471.
Prince Félix de Luxembourg Hybrid Tea, carmine-red, shaded purplish, 1930, 'Gen. MacArthur' x 'George C. Waud'; Ketten Bros. Description.
Book (1936) Page(s) 435.
Luxembourg, Prince Félix de (HT) Ketten 1930; G. McArthur X G. C. Waud; crimson to blood-red, shaded velvety purple-garnet, large, double, fine form and habit, lasting, fragrance 5710, floriferous, continuous bloom, long strong upright stems, growth 6710, upright, bushy, hardy. Sangerhausen
Website/Catalog (1933) Page(s) 52.
New Roses 1932. Prince Felix de Luxembourg HT. (Ketten Bros. 1930) F.3. Velvety carmine red which does not blue readily....Sometimes the blooms could be fairly described as crimson. Promises to be a good garden rose. Sweet fruit scent. E
Website/Catalog (1932) Page(s) 44.
New Roses 1932. Prince Felix de Luxembourg (HT. Ketten Bros. 1930) Bud large, velvety carmine red; flower large, full, double, very lasting, sweet fragrance, deep carmine red, which does not blue; very vigorous growth; dark green disease resisting foliage; profuse bloomer; 30-35 petals. 4/- each.
Colour seems a good red. Looks promising.