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Re: Black Velvet Rose seeds

  • Subject: Re: [IGSROBIN] Black Velvet Rose seeds
  • From: Pandi Veerapandian <pandi@AXIOMBIO.COM>
  • Date: Thu, 27 Jun 2002 12:21:27 -0700

AAS Bedding Plant Award Winner  Geranium 'Black Velvet Rose'
'The unusual bicolor leaf pattern distinguishes 'Black Velvet Rose' from all
other hybrid geraniums. Each leaf has a black center with a green leaf edge.
The exceptionally dark foliage contrasts with the bright rose florets and
each floret has a small white eye. 'Black Velvet Rose' proved to be heat
tolerant, flowering freely throughout the growing season. A strong plant,
'Black Velvet Rose' can be 10-14 inches tall and spread 14 to 18 inches
depending upon available nutrients and water. Best performance will occur in
full sun. 'Black Velvet Rose' is perfect for container culture.

Seeds are available from:

W. Atlee Burpee Seed Co.
Germania Seed Co.
Harris Seeds/Garden Trends
J.W. Jung Seed Co.
Earl May Seed & Nursery
George W. Park Seed Co.

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