'Mrs. Aaron Ward' rose References
Book (Apr 1999) Page(s) 559.
Mrs. Aaron Ward Hybrid Tea. Joseph Pernet-Ducher 1907
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 392.
Mrs. Aaron Ward Hybrid Tea, yellow blend, 1907, Pernet-Ducher. Description.
Book (1959) Page(s) 53.
At the top of his [Admiral Ward] list was the name of the greatest rosarian in the world, M. Pernet-Ducher of Lyons. From this unusual friendship came the introduction of such roses as Willowmere, named for Admiral Ward's beautiful home-place at Roslyn, Long Island....Then came Mrs. Aaron Ward, known to every florist...
Book (1947) Page(s) 198.
Mrs. Aaron Ward (H.T.) is a rose of variable colour, its double Indian-yellow pointed flowers often being flushed salmon and edged with white. Growth is vigorous, but dwarf and compact. Pernet-Ducher 1907. ...Slightly fragrant...June-September. Hardy.
Book (1936) Page(s) 748.
Ward, Mrs. Aaron (HT) Pernet-Ducher 1907; indian yellow, occasionally shaded salmon-pink, very large, double, rosette-form, high-centered, lasting, solitary, fragrance 5/10, floriferous, repeats well, upright form stems, many prickles, glossy green foliage, growth 6/10, short, lanky, dense. Sangerhausen.
Website/Catalog (1927) Page(s) 88.
Mrs. Aaron Ward (1907), indian-yellow, large bloom, double, cluster-flowered, cutting, group and forcing rose (HT). 1 piece M 0.70, 10 pieces M 6.-, 100 pieces M 55.-
Website/Catalog (1927) Page(s) 51.
Mrs. Aaron Ward (H.T.) (Pernet Ducher, 1907) Indian yellow with white margin. Compact grower with full bloom of medium size on stout stems. A pretty variety which is constantly in bloom. A climbing sport is a welcome addition to a class weak in this colour. Tea [fragrance].
Website/Catalog (1927) Page(s) 37.
Field-grown, strong 2-year plants, $1 each, $7.50 for 10, $50 per 100
Mrs. Aaron Ward. Hybrid Tea. One of the most popular Roses. Beautiful Indian yellow buds and newly opened flowers, shading to soft pink and white with age. While the flowers are not large, they are gracefully formed, very full, and fragrant. The low-growing, vigorous bush is seldom troubled with pests. Stands twelfth in the Best Twelve Hybrid Tea Rose Referendum of the American Rose Society.
Website/Catalog (1926) Page(s) 25.
'Goldmine' .....The true Mrs. Aaron Ward colour.....A full rose of 'Mrs. A. Ward' type.
p42. Mrs . Aaron Ward (Pernet-Ducher, 1907): a tremendously popular and deserving little rose of unique shape. deep, buff-yellow, fading in hot weather to white and pale pink. Low, spreading growth, with pointed, holly-like foliage.
p55. 'Frau Dr. Erreth' (Geduldig, 1915): deep-orange double blooms, much resembling Mrs. Aaron Ward and, like it, fading to white when fully open. Very large and attractive for a Polyantha.