Fragrant shrub ID

peaseblossomOctober 15, 2005

Hello,

There's a pretty shrub on campus (blooms in the spring) that has pink blooms and smells wonderful. A sweet, soapy scent that wafts. The flowers look sort of like a mallow, but I don't think that's it. Any idea what it could be?

Thanks:)

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Ron_B

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    Bookmark   October 16, 2005 at 7:39PM
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peaseblossom

I actually don't have much more info; I was hoping the mallow comparison would generate some ideas. I am starting to wonder if maybe it's a rugosa. Pale pink, single cup-shaped blossoms and a delicious fragrance. Oh well, I will have to take a picture of it in the spring!

    Bookmark   October 17, 2005 at 1:28AM
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