One, Two, Three, Four?

ms. violet greyAugust 5, 2014

I have experienced this before with a delivery of
The Prince.

Often in Chamblee's pots, there is more than 1 rose in the pot. The other might be a tiny rooted band. If you are very careful, you can divide and have an extra for the front garden. Hence, I ended up with 2 Perfect Plum (Kordes, Germany).

This is the tiny "bonus" which bloomed today. If you love mauve, plum, purple, violet, aubergine, eggplant....Perfect Plum is well, perfect!

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Good looking rose. I got a Plum Perfect from Chamblee's as well. So far, it is growing well, but it has deigned to bloom for me yet.

    Bookmark   August 5, 2014 at 9:50PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Thats such a lovely color! And I love the fact it was a hidden treasure.

    Bookmark   August 5, 2014 at 9:56PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
paparoseman(z8 WA. PO.)

Kordes roses LOVE the environment up here in the Pacific Northwest.

    Bookmark   August 5, 2014 at 10:59PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
sammy zone 7 Tulsa

I asked about the extra roses, and was told that they often put in three since they send out roses that are so young. That way we should end up with at least one that is strong, and will thrive.

    Bookmark   August 6, 2014 at 5:25AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
jerijen(Zone 10)

Ralph Moore always did that. And we do it here, as well.

    Bookmark   August 9, 2014 at 5:43PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
seil zone 6b MI

I've tried and tried to separate these little guys and most often I end up with 4 dead plants. I've learned the hard way to just leave them alone and treat them as one plant.

    Bookmark   August 9, 2014 at 6:07PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
experiences with pegging roses
Hello. I have some HP's coming that I'd like to peg....
rose damage
I'm a new home owner who has inherited several rose...
Your opinion of L.D. Braithwaite?
After many years of desiring this D. Austin rose, in...
I'm back!
Couldn't get confirmed onto this new system so created...
Jenny Duval
Hey! I was wondering if anyone grew this rose and knew...
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™