Book (2006) Page(s) 134.
Cheer ("Minnie") Floribunda. Good, relaible rebloom. Good fragrance. Short, spreading. Kordes, 1941...This rose...we now believe to be the old Kordes Floribunda called Cheer, which was ruled extinct in 1984 by the American Rose Society...We love its globular blooms which are reminiscent of the old Shell roses Reine Victoria and Mme. Pierre Oger. This is an excellent bloomer and makes a compact plant.
Book (2005) Page(s) 70.
location I:I/10, Freude; Kordes' Sons, 1938, hybrid polyantha, 1938, carmine-pink, large, semi-double, mild fragrance, medium height
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 89.
Cheer Floribunda, deep rose-pink, 1941, 'Dance of Joy' x 'Golden Rapture'; Kordes. Description.
Magazine (Feb 1951) Page(s) 1. trimester, p. 23.
Registration internationale de roses nouvelles...
Nom original Freude
Nom modifié Cheer
Article (misc) (1945) Page(s) 183.
Cheer Hybrid Polyantha. Pink. (Kordes 1941; introduced US Jackson & Perkins 1941)
Website/Catalog Page(s) 68.
Cheer ("Minnie") Floribunda. Kordes 1941. Vintage writes: This rose, passed on to us by Carl Luhn, we now believe to be the old Kordes Floribunda called 'Cheer', which was ruled extinct in 1984 by the American Rose Society... globular blooms...