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'English Miss' rose References
Book  (Dec 1998)  Page(s) 224.  
English Miss Cluster-flowered/Floribunda. Cant (UK) 1978. 'Dearest' x 'The Optimist'... soft, clear pale pink flowers
Website/Catalog  (Jun 1998)  Page(s) 73.  Includes photo(s).
Book  (Jul 1996)  Page(s) 20.  Includes photo(s).
English Miss Cluster-flowered bush (Floribunda) Cant (England) 1978. Parentage given: 'Dearest' x 'Sweet Repose' [aka 'The Optimist']. Description.
Book  (1996)  Page(s) 34.  
English Miss Cluster-flowered (Floribunda) bush. Description. Flowers: rosy-blush camellia. Parentage: 'Dearest' x 'Sweet Repose' [aka 'The Optimist']. Cants (England) 1978. Raiser Roger Pawsey named this for Sally-Anne, his daughter.
Book  (Sep 1993)  Page(s) 163.  Includes photo(s).
English Miss Cluster-flowered. Description... named for the raiser's three-year-old daughter, Sallyanne Pawsey... blush-pink blooms... Roger Pawsey of Cant's of Colchester 1977. Parentage: 'Dearest' x 'Sweet Repose' [aka 'The Optimist']
Book  (Apr 1993)  Page(s) 161.  
English Miss Floribunda, pale pink, 1977, 'Dearest' x 'The Optimist'; Cants of Colchester. Description.
Book  (Feb 1993)  Page(s) 226.  Includes photo(s).
English Miss Cluster-flowered floribunda. Parentage: 'Dearest' x 'Sweet Repose' [aka 'The Optimist']. England 1978. Description and cultivation... flowers: blush pink...
Book  (1993)  Page(s) 29.  
Ross Heathcote, New Roses in Victoria. 
English Miss  Light pink rose fades to pale pink in heat. Medium size bush with five to six florets per stem. Lovely dark purplish foliage. More suited to cool areas.
Book  (1993)  Page(s) 153.  Includes photo(s).
Floribunda. Cants (Britain) 1977. ('Dearest' x 'Sweet Repose')
Book  (1988)  Page(s) 81.  
Named for Sallyanne Pawsey, the daughter of the raiser … an appealing shape, like a camellia… [to Harkness] the scent is pungent rather than sweet, but many like it, judging from fragrance competitions where 'English Miss' has been known to lead the field. Description.
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