'Blue Skies' rose References
Book (2002) Page(s) 27.
Article (magazine) (Nov 1999) Page(s) 14-15.
Blue Skies The late Griffith Buck, its breeder, told me they just could not find a photographer who could capture its [blue] color as he saw it. And yet it is the closest to blue that I have ever seen.
Book (Mar 1995) Page(s) 152.
Buck 1983... a hybrid tea that was claimed to be the first modern rose to match "lobelia blue" on the Royal Horticultural Society color chart
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 57.
Blue Skies Hybrid Tea, mauve, 1983, (BUCblu); (('Sterling Silver' x 'Intermezzo') x ('Sterling Silver' x 'Simone')) x ('Music Maker' x ('Blue Moon' x 'Tom Brown')); Buck, Griffith J. Description.