'Norwich Castle' rose References
Book (Dec 1998) Page(s) 434-435. Includes photo(s).
Norwich Castle Cluster-flowered/Floribunda. Beales (UK) 1980. Parentage: ('Whisky Mac' x 'Arthur Bell') x 'Bettina'... rich copper-orange flowers that gradually change with age to a soft apricot... It is winter hardy... In naming this rose Peter Beales paid homage to the great Norman castle, now a museum that dominates the East Anglian capital of Norwich, his home town...
Book (Sep 1993) Page(s) 303. Includes photo(s).
Norwich Castle Cluster-flowered. Peter Beales 1980... The English rose-grower and writer, Peter Beales, who raised it describes it as being the color of an excellent beer!... ('Whisky Mac' x 'Arthur Bell') x 'Bettina'.
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 414.
Norwich Castle Floribunda, orange, 1980, ('Whisky Mac' x 'Arthur Bell) x Seedling; Beales, Peter. Description.
Book (Feb 1993) Page(s) 239. Includes photo(s).
Norwich Castle Cluster-flowered floribunda. Parentage: ('Whisky Mac' x 'Arthur Bell') x seedling. England 1979. Description and cultivation... Rich orange blooms flushed with apricot...
Book (1993) Page(s) 182. Includes photo(s).
A Floribunda that opens like a Hybrid Tea. Beales (Britain) 1979. (('Whisky Mac' x 'Arthur Bell') x seedling)
Website/Catalog (1983) Page(s) 53.
Norwich Castle.....A good bedding variety which is also useful for a low hedge.
Website/Catalog (1982) Page(s) 49.
Norwich Castle A shapely rose of rich, copper-orange with a subtle perfume, borne on a strong neck amid abundant, healthy, dark green foliage. Whilst growing in our rose field, under trial, and without a name, customers frequently chose this variety In preference to established orange varieties, and we have every confidence that its popularity will increase now that this rose is available for general sale. Medium. Beales 1979.