Just a couple

lothlin(5b)May 7, 2012

I've just started getting my garden set up this year, and I've gone and planted a couple of rosebushes.


Zepherine Drouhin. It's still a rather small plant, but I've got high hopes for it, and I can't wait for it to get larger so I can have more blooms - the smell on it is the most heavenly thing I've ever smelled on a flower!


Joseph's Coat. Picked it up at the garden center today on a whim - its got a ton of buds on it already, I suspect it's going to put on a pretty good show even this year!

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serenasyh(was 5/now Z 8-Kans)

Very Sweet blooms! Looking forward to seeing your little babies grow and mature....

    Bookmark   May 7, 2012 at 10:19PM
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dublinbay z6 (KS)

Good start on your garden. We look forward to seeing pictures of it growing and thriving and blooming.

Kate

    Bookmark   May 8, 2012 at 8:15AM
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Krista_5NY

I love the fragrance of Zephirine. I grow the sport, Kathleen Harrop, and it's a great rose, vigorous.

Thanks for posting your lovely roses.

    Bookmark   May 8, 2012 at 4:06PM
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seil zone 6b MI

They're beautiful! I envy you places to put climbers.

    Bookmark   May 9, 2012 at 4:51PM
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lothlin(5b)

I've got plans to run the Zepherine up the side of my garage, and Joseph's coat I'm just going to kind of let droop and go wild - I figure it will help block the fugly view of my air conditioner XD

    Bookmark   May 13, 2012 at 12:30AM
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lothlin(5b)

I added two more roses to my fresh garden! I only meant to pick up one, but my nursery had a smidge of a problem with black spot on one of the roses I want to get, and since I buy so much with them, they gave me a two-for-one! I love them

So the new flowers...

Ebb Tide

Elle

    Bookmark   May 16, 2012 at 11:14PM
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seil zone 6b MI

Two good picks! I love my Elle. Each flush is a different color depending on how the weather has been!

    Bookmark   May 17, 2012 at 8:31PM
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