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Betty White (1 pic)

Posted by iris_gal z9 CA (My Page) on
Sat, Nov 20, 10 at 18:14

I think I am in love with this 'different' pink. Not baby pink but a more sophisticated ???
Often she has a packed quartered center - those pictures didn't turn out. Here she is in November looking more ordinary.

Introduced in France by Selection Meilland in 2001 as 'Andre le Notre'.
Introduced in United States by Star Roses (Pennsylvania) in 2004 as 'Betty White'.

Betty White
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  • Posted by jim1961 z 5/6 central pa (My Page) on
    Sat, Nov 20, 10 at 20:42

Betty White is very nice iris_gal!
What's that blue/voilet flower off in the background?


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Oh! I love it! And I read on HMF that she is fragrant. True?
I think I am in too cold a climate, though. (sigh).
Beautiful photo. Thx for posting!
Sandra

Here is a link that might be useful: Roses, Color, and Light


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  • Posted by beth NorCA 9 (My Page) on
    Sat, Nov 20, 10 at 21:33

I really need to get her. She really is lovely!


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I had her last year - she died (in the garage) in my great bags over the roses in pots with still green leaves on them and no watering over winter fungus fiasco. I loved that rose.

Yours looks lovely!! Sigh, I wish I still had her.

Carol


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Looks like a very beautiful rose! I didn't know Betty White before you posted about her and always like to be introduced to new varieties. Thanks for showing this rose here!

Off to HMF to find out more about her...

Christina


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Thank you for the nice comments. I do believe she will be my 2nd favorite after Evelyn. And great fragrance.

Jim ~ the purple spire is Linaria, purpurea I think. It's the perrenial one and this is a new seedling! Thrilled to have it. Moved the camera on purpose to include it.


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  • Posted by jim1961 z 5/6 Central Pa (My Page) on
    Tue, Nov 23, 10 at 9:00

Thanks Iris gal!


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  • Posted by maryl Z7 Okla. (My Page) on
    Sun, Dec 12, 10 at 18:44

Named after a woman who's a real treat to see - as is your rose. Thanks for posting it....Maryl


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