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Re: Rosa 'Paul's > now ZD

Kitty: How often will this rose be watered and for how long, do you
know? Roses do so much better with less frequent but longer watering
sessions at their root zone...it encourages deep root development which
is essential for winter hardiness and for survival during dry times.

Melody, IA (Z 5/4)

"The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious."    
--Albert Einstein

 --- On Mon 06/07, Kitty < kmrsy@comcast.net > wrote:
From: Kitty [mailto: kmrsy@comcast.net]
To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date: Mon, 7 Jun 2004 13:20:39 -0500
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Rosa 'Paul's > now ZD

Sounds beautiful...and encouraging, Fran. Our ZDs will have excellent
full<br>sun, great air, and MGs to fertilize and water it. My main
concern is that<br>they won't be watered from below, but rather from a
tall cycling sprinkler<br>head that covers the entire garden. More
chance for fungal disease which I<br>read ZD is prone to.<br><br>Re
Ceres remark about ZD not being a repeat bloomer - don't know if
I<br>addressed this - the salesperson said it was (also said disease
resistant)<br>and since I had to make a quick choice, I believed her.
Time will tell. I<br>may have to replace them if
not.<br><br>Kitty<br><br>----- Original Message ----- <br>From: "F M
Ferrari" <fm4re@swbell.net><br>To: <gardenchat@hort.net><br>Sent:
Monday, June 07, 2004 12:29 PM<br>Subject: Re: [CHAT] Rosa 'Paul's > now
ZD<br><br><br>> Not really thorns, but they are there, smaller, less
dangerous. No<br>> problems with disease but it's on a trellis that gets
goods air<br>> circulation between the yard and the
carport.<br>><br>><br>> I think that I just don't water my roses enough
to get blooms all season<br>> long. They do well in the summer but few
flowers. I'm not really into<br>> the neurotic care that I could have
for them. I guess that's why most of<br>> my roses are the old fashioned
garden variety. Lots of noisettes that<br>> flop all over the place
since I don't have them climbing but give great<br>>
blooms.<br>><br>><br>> Fran, OKC<br>><br>> Kitty <kmrsy@comcast.net>
wrote:<br>> > least it's green and next to the carport so I'm not
thorned anytime<br>> According to J&P, "this nearly thornless Bourbon
climber deserves a spot<br>> where..."<br>><br>> Fran - how thorny is
your ZD? Any disease problems?<br>><br>> Kitty<br>><br>> ----- Original
Message ----- <br>> From: "F M Ferrari"<br>> To:<br>> Sent: Monday, June
07, 2004 10:49 AM<br>> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Rosa 'Paul's Himalayan Musk
Rambler'<br>><br>><br>> > I've got ZD and in four years has really
covered the trellis where I<br>> > have it. Unfortunately, it's just

- about a foot - and<br>> > doesn't get enough sunlight to bloom more
than spring and fall. Well at<br>> > least it's green and next to the
carport so I'm not thorned anytime I<br>> > try to get in the car.
Fran<br>> ><br>> ><br>> > Cersgarden@aol.com wrote:I would be interested
in your evaluation. I am<br>> familiar with ZD but have not<br>> > grown
it but had the idea it was not a repeat bloomer. HH looks very<br>>
pretty.<br>> >
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