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'Lykkefund' rose Reviews & Comments
Discussion id : 149-942
most recent 4 SEP HIDE POSTS
 
Discussion id : 25-900
most recent 13 DEC 20 SHOW ALL
 
Initial post 30 APR 08 by Zephirine
Anyone know where I can find/purchase this rose in the U.S.?
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Reply #1 of 2 posted 30 APR 08 by HMF Admin
Please add this plant to your HMF Wish List and we'll put an alert on the site and contact you if and when someone provides a source.
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Reply #2 of 2 posted 13 DEC 20 by Luna_E
I found this rose for sale at Northland Rosarium. They have mail order now.
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Discussion id : 107-490
most recent 23 JAN 18 SHOW ALL
 
Initial post 18 JAN 18 by Les Racines du Vent
Lykkefund is probably one of the hardiest white rambler. I grow it in Zone 5a, but against a wall so it would be safe to say 5b, and never had any die-back or frost damage. Even when we have, as we seem to have more and more, "unstable winters" with rather hot periods (around +8) followed by sudden cold periods, it doesn't seem to mind at all! In fact, opposite to a lot of multiflora ramblers that can be very hardy but start growing very early, sometimes even in the middle of the winter if we have one of those "hot periods", and the get frost nipped in the spring, Lykkefund stays dormant until quite late and i have never seen, over 8 or something years that i've been growing eat, any spring freeze damage.
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Reply #1 of 1 posted 23 JAN 18 by jedmar
Yes, and no prickles!
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Discussion id : 54-448
most recent 22 MAY 11 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 22 MAY 11 by kat12
i grow this rose in front of a north facing wall in zone 6b. it flowers prolific, really nice "white" flowers. in fact flowers vary in color according to weather and/ or age of flower from light fleshy/ warm pink (buds are always tinged with pink) over very light yellow to white, initially with a large egg-yolk yellow center when opening, but nevertheless one might call it a "white" rose. with me it is now in it's 3rd year, grown already 3 m high. a magnet for bumble-bees. superb scent. really hardy, even though we had 3 weeks of severe frost (up to -18┬░Celsius) with almost no snow cover last winter, there was absolutely no damage. for me one of the most beautiful of the white rambling roses.
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Reply #1 of 1 posted 22 MAY 11 by HMF Admin
Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with the HMF community.
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