'Prominent ®' rose References
Book (Dec 1998) Page(s) 488. Includes photo(s).
Prominent (KORp) Large-flowered. Kordes (Germany) 1971. Description... bright orange-red blooms... Sometimes classified as a Grandiflora, they have almost perfect form...
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 476.
Prominent® Grandiflora, orange-red, 1971, (KORp); 'Colour Wonder' x 'Zorina'; Kordes, R. Description.
Book (Feb 1993) Page(s) 234, 235. Includes photo(s).
Page 234: Korp ('Prominent') Cluster-flowered floribunda. Parentage: 'Colour Wonder' x 'Zorina'. Germany 1970. Description and cutlivation... Very bright red and shapely blooms...
Page 235: [PHOTO]
Book (1976) Page(s) 231.
Proof of the Pudding. 'Prominent'. F. small HT-like blooms on long stems....medium to tall bush....lots of huge clusters.... all blooms come singly; it never clusters as a good floribunda should....a very vigorous growing thorny bush.
Book (1975) Page(s) 200.
Proof of the Pudding. 'Prominent'. (Korp). HT, F. this rose is loved but has no classification yet to call its own. No clusters....tall, vigorous grower....medium height....
Book (1974) Page(s) 201.
Proof of the Pudding. 'Prominent; Floribunda. A low growing bush.....sprays are rare....blooms tend to come singly....
Book (1973) Page(s) 61.
Roy and Heather Rumsey, NSW. New Roses.
Prominent Floribunda. (Kordes). Orange coloured blooms with a yellow base which is fairly pronounced, and at times suffuses up into the flower. A good hybrid tea type bloom of thirty petals. This was one of our favourites for 1972.
p156. New Roses of the World.
Korp F. (IIIC) (Kordes; int. S. McGredy & Son '70) 'Konigin des Rosen' x 'Zorina'. Cup-shaped, 3 1/2 inch, 33 petalled orange-salmon blooms borne singly. Very free blooming. Slight fragrance. Abundant amount of medium, dull, medium-green foliage. Leaves are slender and serrated. Medium height. Upright growth.
p161. New Roses of the World.
Prominent. Name changed to Korp.
Website/Catalog (1972) Page(s) 29.
PROMINENT, Korne 677 F.D. (Kordès Sohne 1969). PRO[tégée]..... Floribunda d'un coloris lumineux rouge vermillon orangé, végétation dense, feuillage vert foncé. Convient pour fleurs coupées serres et plein air. VH [grande végétation]. LO [légèrement odorantes].
Médaille d'Or Exposition Fleurs Coupées Gênes.
Book (1971) Page(s) 130.
New Roses of the World.
Prominent HT (IIIA) R. Kordes; int McGredy ‘70) ‘Zorina’ seedling. Three inch, Hybrid Tea shaped, double, orange-salmon blooms borne singly. Very free blooming. Slight fragrance. Abundant amount of foliage. Hardy. Greenhouse cultivar.