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gwnichole(8a)August 7, 2014

Please share your thoughts about these three:

Rose Masterpiece
Cerise Beauty
Cerise Masterpiece

Does one stand out as a superior plant, performer, or beauty?
Thanks!
Nichole

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mantis__oh

The first has been reliably hardy here. The last has done nothing in three years.

    Bookmark   August 7, 2014 at 3:34PM
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Julia NY(6)

I would agree with mantis. Rose Masterpiece does good here but tends to be top heavy in buds. Cerise Masterpiece is not increasing. Beautiful bloom but maybe time for it to be moved and see what happens next year.

Julia

    Bookmark   August 7, 2014 at 8:30PM
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gwnichole(8a)

Thanks, sounds like RM might be a better choice.
Anyone else have experience with any of these?

Nichole

    Bookmark   August 8, 2014 at 11:58AM
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Maryl zone 7a

I don't grow the other two, but Rose Masterpiece will be one I always have with me. Early flowering (one of my first to bloom), large blooms with good substance, lovely color with little to no blotching, reliably winter hardy. It always elicits comments from visitors. Personally, I can't think of a thing not to like about it........Maryl

    Bookmark   August 8, 2014 at 2:10PM
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gwnichole(8a)

Thank you too, Maryl. Looks like it's unanimous so far!
Anyone else? Surely someone has grown Cerise Beauty?

    Bookmark   August 8, 2014 at 2:48PM
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