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ctindell
Sterling, VA
(Zone 6b)

May 9, 2010
2:18 PM

Post #7778160

2nd year in my garden and sending out new canes like crazy. I love this rose.

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critterologist
Frederick, MD
(Zone 6b)

May 9, 2010
3:55 PM

Post #7778360

Beautiful! I'm glad it's doing so well for you. I just chopped the heck out of mine, pruning out old canes and also reducing its size (because it's determined to overgrow the deck steps). It's very forgiving! And I sure appreciate the fact that it has very few thorns, LOL.

Hey, just noticed your address... You should check out the Mid-Atlantic gardening forum! There are 2 spring swaps on the "Events" thread at the top, and the VA one shouldn't be too far for you.

I was in your neck of the woods yesterday, having a lovely time at DeBaggio Herbs. :-)
ctindell
Sterling, VA
(Zone 6b)

May 9, 2010
6:03 PM

Post #7778672

I am hoping to get to DeBaggios soon! Does your Zephrine Drouhin Rose bloom more than once. Mine only bloomed once last year.
critterologist
Frederick, MD
(Zone 6b)

May 9, 2010
7:28 PM

Post #7778888

I get scattered rebloom, but usually only one big flush.

I was so excited to get there this year while the selection was still so good, especially on the lavenders. :-)

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Great idea! adinamiti 11 Jul 10, 2008 6:52 PM
Anyone have this rose in Zone 4? dahlianut 4 Jul 8, 2008 11:59 AM
Nice article about a nice rose. PaulFromAL 11 Jul 9, 2008 11:25 AM
Zephirine Drouhin msmouser 3 Jul 22, 2008 2:40 AM
no blooms jaxweaver 2 Jul 28, 2009 1:48 AM


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