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'Brother Cadfael' rose References
Website/Catalog  (2018)  Includes photo(s).
(AusglobeBrother Cadfael
Bears very large, globular, clear pink flowers, reminiscent of peonies.  Despite their size, they are never clumsy and are held nicely upright on the plant.  There is a particularly strong and rich Old Rose fragrance.  It forms a bushy shrub; the flowers, leaves and growth all in proportion.  David Austin, 1986. [...]
This rose was named after the hero of the Ellis Peters detective stories, which are set in Shropshire where our nursery is located.
Book  (2002)  Page(s) 28.  
1995. Rated 8.0
Book  (2000)  Page(s) 133.  Includes photo(s).
‘Brother Cadfael’/Ausglobe: Arbuste… grosse fleur globuleuse débordant de pétales charnus à la façon d’une pivoine, d’un rose chatoyant à la fois tendre et intense, et finement parfumée… gros buisson de hauteur moyenne, bien remontant, à grandes feuilles sombres. Le frère Cadfael qu’il honore est le moine détective des romans policiers d’Edith Pargeter, qui signait Ellis Peters. Austin, Royaume-Uni, 1990.
Website/Catalog  (24 Oct 1998)  Page(s) 22.  Includes photo(s).
Book  (1998)  Page(s) 12.  
AUSglobe shrub, medium pink, 1995; ('Brother Cadfael'); 'Charles Austin' x Seedling; Austin, David. Description.
Book  (1997)  Page(s) 74.  Includes photo(s).
Brother Cadfael Description and cultivation... Blooms start out a lovely soft pink color and are ruffled on the edges with the outer petals reflexing downward... This cultivar is named for the medieval monk-detective in Ellis Peter's mystery novels. Her Brother Cadfael is an herbalist and sleuth who uses his rather un-brotherly worldly talents to solve the occasional murder in the monastery...
Book  (1993)  Page(s) 86-87.  Includes photo(s).
(AUSglobe) 'Charles Austin' x Seedling, 1990. Description. Some of the largest and most sumptuous blooms of all the English Roses … medium pink … named for a fictional character in the medieval novels of a Shropshire author.
Book  (1993)  Page(s) 139-140.  
English Rose. Description. Flowers: exceptionally large, deeply cupped, soft pink, with a wonderful fragrance.
Book  (1992)  Page(s) 18.  
(AUSglobe) Large-flowered shrub; warm rose pink; blooms very large, double, paeony shaped; growth shrubby, 42 x 36 in (110 x 90 cm); large leaves; good scent. Austin 1990. Modern Shrub
Website/Catalog  Page(s) 19.  Includes photo(s).
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