'Anna Wheatcroft' rose References
Book (2002) Page(s) 20.
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 20.
Anna Wheatcroft Floribunda, light vermilion, gold stamens, single, 1958, 'Cinnarbar' seedling x Seedling; Tantau. Description.
Book (Feb 1993) Page(s) 219.
Anna Wheatcroft Cluster-flowered floribunda. Parentage: 'Cinnabar' seedling x unknown. Germany 1959. Description and cultivation... large, single, vermilion flowers which open flat to display prominent, bright yellow stamens...
Book (May 1992) Page(s) 261.
Anna Wheatcroft Tantau (Germany) 1958. Description... Very large, single blooms... in huge clusters of bright salmon, almost vermilion, with pronounced yellow stamens...
Book (1962) Page(s) 19.
p19. Dr. A. S. Thomas. New Roses in Victoria.
Anna Wheatcroft Florib. (Tantau, 1959) Florets of ten petals, over two inches in diameter, in panicles of about five, with very deep salmon or orange-pink colouring with prominent yellow stamens. Not a very tall grower. A beautiful new colour and an excellent Floribunda.
Book (1961) Page(s) 54.
Frank W. Pulsford, Hazlewood Nurseries Pty. Ltd. New Roses for 1961.
Anna Wheatcroft Floribunda. (Tantau 1958) Vermilion red to orange, large flowers which keep their colour well. Healthy and a strong grower. Very free flowering and will be one of the best.
Website/Catalog (1961) Page(s) 1.
Novelty Roses 1961. Anna Wheatcroft Poly. (Tantau, 1958). Large flowers of vermillion red to orange, keeping colour well. Healthy, free flowering and a strong grower. Will be one of the best. 15/c each.
Book (1961) Page(s) 118.
W. C. Thorn. What's In a Name. the Wheatcrofts have used family names for a few of their many introductions. The latest introductions are 'Anna Wheatcroft', named for Alfred's younger daughter...
Book (1961) Page(s) 159.
Show Awards and Trial Ground Awards 1960
Trial Ground Certificate Anna Wheatcroft (flori) Trial Ground No. 1994. Reg No. 630. Raiser: M. Tantau, Germany. Distributor Wheatcroft Bros. Ltd., Ruddington, Notts. Vigour of growth 7. Habit of growth, bushy with medium green healthy foliage 7. Freedom from disease 14. Blooms single, 4 inches across when open 8. Colour Light Poppy Red No.16 on the inside of the petals, lighter on the outside 8. Freedom of flowering 16. General effect 8. Fragrance 4.
Book (1960) Page(s) 49. Includes photo(s).
Anna Wheatcroft Raised by M. Tantau, Germany.