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Cemetery Rose photos

Posted by idixierose z8b Coastal SC (My Page) on
Wed, May 27, 09 at 20:54

I found this sweet little rose growing along the edge of my great-grandparents grave in a country cemetery in Hampton County, SC.

This photo is of the piece of the rose I have growing in a pot. The plant in the cemetery is much smaller since it receives no fertilizer and only rain for water. The plant sends up lots of suckers from the roots.

Image link: Cemetery Rose photos (9 k)

Here is a link that might be useful: Rock HIll Cemetery Rose


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RE: Cemetery Rose photos

  • Posted by roselvr 6B Lower S.Jersey (My Page) on
    Thu, May 28, 09 at 20:10

How old do you think it is? Meaning, how long ago do you think it was planted?

If it was recent (1990's) Victorian Spice is a possibility.

Here is a link that might be useful: Victorian Spice


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