'Belle Story' rose References
Book (Apr 1993) Page(s) 45.
Shrub, light pink, 1985, (AUSelle; AUSspry; 'Bienenweide'); ('Chaucer' x 'Parade') x ('The Prioress' x 'Iceberg'); Austin, David; David Austin Roses, 1984. Flowers light pink, yellow stamens, double (35 petals), cupped, large; very fragrant; foliage medium, medium green, semi-glossy; bushy growth.
Book (Feb 1993) Page(s) 256. Includes photo(s).
Belle Story (AUSelle) Modern shrub. Parentage: ('Chaucer' x 'Parade') x ('The Prioress' x 'Iceberg'). England 1984. Description and cultivation... very large and richly scented blooms which are dusk pink at the flower's centre merging into a fine pale pink at the tips of the petals...
Book (1993) Page(s) 84.
Belle Story (AUSelle) 1984. ('Chaucer' x 'Parade') x ('The Prioress' x 'Iceberg')... yellow stamens at the center are clearly visible. The color is delicate pink, fading slightly towards the edge of the petals... named after one of the first nursing sisters to serve as a British Royal Navy officer … rated "excellent' by the American Rose Society.
Book (1993) Page(s) 131, 137. Includes photo(s).
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Page 137: English Rose. Description. Flowers: large, stamens at the center, giving the impression of a semi-double peony, a delicate shade of pink, pleasant fragrance. Height: 4 ft.
Book (1992) Page(s) 32.
Valerie Swane, Dural, NSW. Introductions for 1992.
Belle Storey - 1992 introduction - The fragrant, beautiful and unusual flowers are wide open with incurved petals and a pronounced central boss of stamens, rather like a paeony. They are large, pale pink, and produced with great freedom. It is a strong grower 1.2m x 1.2m.
Book (1988) Page(s) 118, 119. Includes photo(s).
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Page 119: Belle Story English Rose. Austin 1984. Description. ('Chaucer' x 'Parade') x ('The Prioress' x 'Iceberg')
Website/Catalog Page(s) 21. Includes photo(s).