'Chicago Peace' rose References
Website/Catalog (2008) Page(s) 7. Includes photo(s).
Book (2002) Page(s) 32.
Book (2000) Page(s) 160. Includes photo(s).
‘Chicago Peace’ = description + 3 photos page 161
Book (Apr 1999) Page(s) 24-25. Includes photo(s).
One of Rayford Reddell's choices for its cut-flowers... 'Chicago Peace' is primarily phlox pink with the base of each of its 43 petals colored canary yellow...
Book (Sep 1993) Page(s) 119. Includes photo(s).
Large-flowered. Discovered in Chicago... found by a gardener named Johnston... a sport of 'Peace'. Identical to its parent except for greatly enriched coloring -- a blend of carmine and coral-pink with gold... tendency to blackspot where summers are hot and humid.
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 92.
Hybrid Tea, pink blend, 1962, (JOHnago); 'Peace' sport; Johnston; C-P; URS. Flowers phlox-pink, base canary-yellow.
Book (Feb 1993) Page(s) 177. Includes photo(s).
Chicago Peace Large-flowered hybrid tea. Parentage: Sport from 'Peace'. United States 1962. Description... The flower is identical to its parent except for the colour which ranges from deep yellow to primrose, veined with copper and orange... It has many used, from exhibition rose to cut flower and as well as for bedding and hedging...
Book (1993) Page(s) 182. Includes photo(s).
Page 182: [Photographed in the Brompton Cemetery, London] A good strong, healthy Hybrid Tea. Johnston (USA) 1962. A sport of 'Peace'. Repeats. Good disease resistance. Height: 120 cm (4 ft.) Scented.
Book (1992) Page(s) 283. Includes photo(s).
The best sport of 'Peace'. Flowers: large, 5- to 6-inch, high-centered, with about 60 petals, a blend of deep rose pink, light pink, and apricot, with yellow at the base of the petals. 4 1/2- to 5 1/2 feet, leathery, dark green shiney leaves that are prone to black spot.
Book (1992) Page(s) 21.
(JOHnago) Large-flowered bush; pink and yellow; blooms very large, double; growth shrubby, 40 x 30 in (100 x 75 cm); large glossy leaves; light scent. Sport from 'Peace'. Johnson 1962.