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mrsbunny(z7 NC)June 20, 2005

Is it good for no-spray in humid southeast, location gets sun from noon on?

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ehann(z10FL)

I just put two of these in the ground, oh, maybe ten days ago. So far have not sprayed them and not one black spot to be seen. Hopefully the old rosers have more input. :)

    Bookmark   June 21, 2005 at 5:34PM
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Sophie Wheeler

HMF gives it's parentage as Graham Thomas X Gold Badge, which isn't promising on the disease resistance front. Most of the Clements bred roses are probably disease resistant in their climate, but the South has a LOT more disease pressure than Oregon, and disease resistant doesn't mean disease free.

    Bookmark   June 21, 2005 at 5:46PM
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roseleaf(7SE)

ItÂs been great as no-spray rose in my garden, going year three. Afternoon sun will bleach the bloom. But it can handle part shade well.

The mixing of the not so great genes from the parents sometimes brought out the best features of the offspring.

    Bookmark   July 13, 2005 at 12:17PM
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michaelg(7a NC Mts)

I just looked at one in a no-spray garden here, and it was clean as a whistle midway through, I think, its second season. I've heard good things about it elsewhere in the South.

    Bookmark   July 16, 2005 at 2:29PM
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olga_6b

I grow it no spray and it is mostly clean. Very few spots. My MHB is in it's third year. Good rose in my opinion. Nice fragrance.
Olga

    Bookmark   July 27, 2005 at 10:26PM
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jody(7b - NC)

Third season for me. Exceptional resistance, not quite as good as Knockout, but certainly able to handle a no-spray garden.

    Bookmark   August 6, 2005 at 11:05AM
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Molineux(6b)

Trust me, if Olga says it is black spot resistant than it truly is resistant.

    Bookmark   October 2, 2007 at 3:15PM
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