'My Choice' rose References
Article (newsletter) (Mar 1999) Page(s) 1.
My Choice The author mentions importing this rose in the early 60's
Book (Dec 1998) Page(s) 425. Includes photo(s).
My Choice Large-flowered/Hybrid Tea. LeGrice (UK) 1958. NRS Clay Cup for Fragrance 1958... pink with a pale primrose yellow reverse... The blooms are exceptionally large... It is not winter hardy and can suffer from powdery mildew and black spot...
Book (1995) Page(s) 48. Includes photo(s).
... very fragrant, pink flowers with a light-yellow reverse...
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 403.
My Choice Hybrid Tea, pink, reverse pale yellow, 1958, 'Wellworth' x 'Ena Harkness'; LeGrice. Description.
Book (Feb 1993) Page(s) 200. Includes photo(s).
My Choice Large-flowered hybrid tea. Parentage: 'Wellworth' x 'Ena Harkness'. England 1958. Description and cultivation... flowers: soft salmon-pink with a delicate yellow reverse...
Book (May 1992) Page(s) 396. Includes photo(s).
My Choice Hybrid Tea. LeGrice (UK) 1958... dusky salmon-pink with a soft yellowish-buff reverse...
Website/Catalog (1982) Page(s) 46.
My Choice A first-class, exhibition size rose of rich pink with a golden centre. Healthy and highly scented. Medium/tall. LeGrice 1959.
Website/Catalog (1963) Page(s) 3.
Novelty Roses 1962. My Choice (HT. Le Grice 1958) A very fragrant, medium pink rose with pale yellow reverse. Extra large bloom, 4 1/2 to 5 inches across. Free blooming and vigorous upright growth. 8/6 each.
p17. Dr. A. S. Thomas. New Roses in Victoria
My Choice, HT. (LeGrice 1958) Though not long and very pointed the blooms are beautifully formed. The petals are of a mid-pink colouring with a yellow reverse, somewhat like those of 'Love Song' but this is a far better rose with me. Good perfume. Vigorous though bushy growth.
p52. Frank W. Pulsford, Hazlewood Nurseries Pty. Ltd. New Roses for 1961.
My Choice HT. (LeGrice 1959) Mid-pink with a flush of light yellow, large blooms carried on long strong stems. Very sweetly scented.
Book (1960) Page(s) 152.
S. Brundrett & Son. advertisement.
New Roses. My Choice HT. (Le Grice). Mid pink with a flush of light yellow, large blooms carried in long strong stems. Very sweet scented. Trial Ground Certificate, Gold Medal and Clay Cup for perfume.