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Madame Wagram

Posted by labrea 7NYC (My Page) on
Sat, Jun 21, 14 at 18:19

Considered a HT.it has nice fragrance & form. It produces clusters like a lot of Bourbons I believe someone on here told me they believed it had Bourbon heritage! I'm surprised it's not more common.




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RE: Madame Wagram

How very pretty! It's nice to see the progression from bud to (almost) open flower.

Ingrid


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RE: Madame Wagram

  • Posted by zjw727 Coastal Oregon Zone (My Page) on
    Sat, Jun 21, 14 at 21:12

That's gorgeous!!! I've never seen it in person. How does it perform for you?


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RE: Madame Wagram

I was thinking that it took 3 years to establish from a band but has now taken off nicely. I'ts in a spot where I used to have La France which was a great rose by bloom but very bs prone.foliage
This gets some but nothing like La France or Caroline Testout or a lot of other Older HT I have owned over the years.
In the last 2 years I got a bloom here or there so far it's had a spring flush and now has this cluster of 4 buds each on 2 of it's 3 canes.


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RE: Madame Wagram

She's so lovely- I really like that yellowish shading I see on the inner petals in the first 2 photos...

I agree that she ought to be grown more.

Thanks,
Virginia


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RE: Madame Wagram

And fully opened today!


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