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Gourmet Popcorn

Posted by chris_light 7 TN (My Page) on
Tue, Apr 24, 07 at 13:29

Ok, this minature rose is not supposed to get 4 feet tall and 3 feet wide, is it? I have one that is, is it a record?

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RE: Gourmet Popcorn

Nope, mine was at least that large before I ripped it out. Don't confuse the term "miniature" with the size of the plant, it refers to the size of the bloom. Minis can be very large plants.

RE: Gourmet Popcorn

Mine is 5'high and 3'wide. I put Christmas lights on it one year! The only thing miniature about it is the bloom size.
I think it was misclassed. It should be a shrub!

RE: Gourmet Popcorn

I am curious Diane, why did you rip it out? Yes, Christmas lights for me next year! Ha!

RE: Gourmet Popcorn

Too much blackspot and too large for the space and hardiness was suspect (although others don't seem to have a problem with hardiness here).

RE: Gourmet Popcorn

As to hardiness, it grows here in a park unprotected and overwinters well. First time I saw it, I was sure it was a mislabeled Darlow's Enigma. It gets big!


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