'CPDLFED' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Rupert, Kim L.
Unfortunately, there is no class for Hybrid Fedtschenkoana. These are two of a number of seedlings which endured the summer of 2009, their first year of life, without irrigation, partial shade, in Newhall, CA. These two are demonstrating the better foliage quality so far. If and when the others develop into worthwhile plants, they will be included. Should any of them flower and be deemed worthy of names, they will be put on their own pages. I'm excited how the foliage color has morphed from blue to purple with the inclusion of Cherry Parfait's genes. Cherry Parfait was not my first choice to breed with, but I had extra left over pollen and the Cherry Parfait blooms were ready...