'Alpine Sunset ®' rose References
Book (1992) Page(s) 12.
Large-flowered (Hybrid Tea) bush; light peach-yellow; blooms very large, double; growth neat, upright, 2 x 2 ft (60 x 60 cm); glossy light green leaves; good scent. Trial Ground Certificate 1974, Certificate of Merit Belfast. 'Dr. A.J. Verhage' x 'Grandpa Dickson'. Cant 1974.
Book (1988) Page(s) 51.
Description. Some risk of die-back after severe frost spells, so give it a site away from frost-bearing winter winds.
Book (1988) Page(s) 54. Includes photo(s).
Book (1988) Page(s) 130, 131. Includes photo(s).
Page 130: [Photo]
Page 131: Alpine Sunset Raised by Roberts and introduced by Cants in 1873. Description. Parentage: 'Grandpa Dickson' x 'Dr. A.J. Verhage'.
Website/Catalog (1986) Page(s) 58.
Alpine Sunset.....Cant 1975.
Website/Catalog (1985) Page(s) 54.
Alpine Sunset. Creamy yellow blooms, flushed pink and peach. Glossy foliage. 1978. Medium.
Book (1975) Page(s) 46.
E. F. Allen, Awards To New Rose Seedlings In Great Britain In 1974.
Alpine Sunset ('Grandpa Dickson' x 'Dr. A. S. Verhage'). An upright growing hybrid tea by Cants of Colchester, with large cup-shaped flowers of a soft deep yellow and pink blend. The flushes are very prolific and the flowers strongly scented. The soft petals spot after rain and there was some mildew in 1973 but I judge this to be a good bedding rose. Trial Ground Certificate.