Rose rustling - 2 roses.

caflowerluverApril 23, 2012

Saw an ad in Craigslist for FREE ROSES. A local community garden was closing so all the plants were free. People had dug up whole bushes. But when I got there, the ones left were too big with bases of a foot to 2 feet. So I took a bunch of cuttings. It looks like they had been neglected for awhile. All the leaves had black spot and rust.

I would appreciate any help in getting an ID for these roses.

Thanks.

Clare

Description

Red- Carmine color with pink filaments, little to no fragrance, few thorns, single flower.

Flower 4" across, 30+ petals curl under, head droops down, 1" pointy bud.

Long stems 18-24".

5 large oval dark green with red vein leaves, 2 3/4" L X 2 1/4" W.

Upright growth of bush 6-8ft.

Bright red good size hips.

White - Pure white with green outer petals on bud, white filaments, sweet perfume fragrance, almost no thorns, flowers in clusters.

Flower 3" across, 20+ petals, head face up, 1" round bud.

Short stems.

5 small round light green shiny waxy leaves, 1 1/8" L X 1" W.

Climber 10+ft.

Brown red small hips.

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seil zone 6b MI

I wish I could help. That red one is very lovely!

    Bookmark   May 1, 2012 at 11:25AM
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