Little bit of pink

kathy9norcalApril 23, 2010

Two delicate pinks in my mostly gaudy garden, here is the mini Pink Poodle, which has struggled in my too hot climate. It is too cute to give up on.

And the vigorous growing (in much shade) Morden Blush. One I pruned way back, one I forgot to prune. They are both about the same size and loaded with buds.

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canadian_rose(zone 3a)

Oh, that's a lovely couple of shots of Morden Blush - especially the last one!!! I don't have Morden Blush anymore since I've moved, but that makes me want to get it again. Although, it REALLY seems to do well in your zone. I don't remember blooms looking that stuffed on my plant. Really, really lovely!!

Carol

    Bookmark   April 23, 2010 at 3:28PM
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mashamcl

Your pinks are beautiful. I love the last picture of Morden Blush.

Masha

    Bookmark   April 23, 2010 at 4:22PM
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kathy9norcal

Funny, Carol, but I think the rose Morden Blush was made for the colder climates. I also love the way it sheds all its leaves in fall. So easy to prune!
Thanks, Masha.
Kathy

    Bookmark   April 23, 2010 at 6:29PM
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bethnorcal9

Beautiful pics Kathy! PINK POODLE is really nice.

    Bookmark   April 23, 2010 at 11:41PM
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iris_gal(z9 CA)

I remember your Pink Poodle. Sorry to hear it hasn't been a happy camper. I've loved Morden Blush since first seeing it here. Those pics are giving me a bad case of lust.

    Bookmark   April 24, 2010 at 2:57AM
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zeffyrose_pa6b7(6b7)

Kathy --those pictures of Morden Blush are GORGEOUS and good to Zone 2b---what a terrific rose for those in the colder zones--

Florence

    Bookmark   April 24, 2010 at 8:01PM
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