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'A.G. Furness' rose Reviews & Comments
Discussion id : 44-164
most recent 25 APR 10 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 25 APR 10 by billy teabag
Descriptions of the habit of this rose in the references show a transition from a shrub HT to a semi-climbing or pillar rose.
Do you think thius could have just been a fairly tall shrub HT rather than a climber?
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Reply #1 of 1 posted 25 APR 10 by Patricia Routley
Yes. I agree. The 1942 reference compares 'A. G. Furness' with 'Mary Russell' which was another hybrid tea. We will delete the word "climber", and replace it with "tall". Thanks for the fine-tuning Billy.
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Discussion id : 21-103
most recent 31 AUG 07 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 30 AUG 07 by Patricia Routley
Perhaps the parentage would be better listed as:
Disputed, but possibly - Seedling of Sensation (hybrid tea, Hill, 1922) × Covent Garden (Cant)
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Reply #1 of 1 posted 31 AUG 07 by HMF Admin
We've updated the notes - thank you.
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