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Plant Identification: SOLVED: Is this Reine Victoria?

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Kathleen
Panama, NY
(Zone 5a)

July 9, 2001
5:22 PM

Post #8128

This is one of my few rebloomers. It needs a pillar or a fence to keep it off the ground. The roses are quite cupped and lightly fragrant.

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louisa
Troy, VA
(Zone 7a)

July 9, 2001
9:16 PM

Post #92403

It certainly looks like La Reine Victoria - is it quite a slender bush (probably is since you need to prop it up) and are the leaves a soft green colour? It doesn't have much of a scent and is perpetual flowering. It dates back to 1872.
Kathleen
Panama, NY
(Zone 5a)

July 9, 2001
11:52 PM

Post #92466

Yes, i really think this is her! Large thorns that start off red, I believe, but not so many as most of the others. Want me to start you a cutting?
eyesoftexas
Toadsuck, TX
(Zone 7a)

July 10, 2001
2:00 AM

Post #92527

Oh Kathleen, what a beauty! If Louisa doesn't want a cutting, I'll take it.

Jerrie
louisa
Troy, VA
(Zone 7a)

July 10, 2001
3:03 AM

Post #92544

Who said I didn't want a cutting...lol!!! Yes please Kathleen and thanks :-)

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