another unknown

deervssteve(9)August 18, 2013

Another unknown from the slope that showed up after I fertilized the area. Until they bloom all I can see is a lot of rose leaves from different bushes growing all over the place. White, fragrant, smells like a florist shop, probably a hybrid musk. Any ideas?

I need to see how big the bush is an maybe make a small cage. It's been deer food for 25 years,

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jim1961 Zone 6a Central Pa.

Nice looking white bloom Steve! :)

    Bookmark   August 19, 2013 at 6:10PM
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The bush has 3 or 4 canes that have are sprawled on the slope. i went to home depot and got some small 6 foot stakes. I'll stake the canes and they should be tall enough so the deer can't get the tops.

    Bookmark   August 19, 2013 at 6:32PM
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Hi Steve,


Iceberg is a modern cluster-flowered floribunda rose cultivar. The cultivar is commercially available in two main forms. These are as a tall bush and a standard rose produced by grafting.

Leaves are light green and glossy. Blooms are about 5 cm in diameter and have 25 to 35 petals. Buds are long and pointed. The fragrant flowers usually appear throughout the year.

This post was edited by shrey.jagma on Tue, Oct 29, 13 at 1:35

    Bookmark   August 22, 2013 at 3:20AM
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