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Discussion id : 126-155
most recent 7 MAR HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 4 MAR by Michael Garhart
Karen Blixen x Worcestershire, maybe.. unsure of the pollen parent.
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Reply #1 of 2 posted 6 MAR by jedmar
Yes, the seed parent seems to be "blix"en
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Reply #2 of 2 posted 7 MAR by Michael Garhart
As well as "1. `KORblixmu` has cupped, medium sized flowers, whereas the `un-named seedling` has pointed, large sized flowers. 2. `KORblixmu` has better disease resistance than the `un-named seedling`."

And then there is the foliage. Karen Blixen has some odd foliage for its class and time. I remember when I grew it 20 years ago, that I dug it up hating it because "everything about it seems synthetic".
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Discussion id : 98-737
most recent 26 APR 17 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 26 APR 17 by Ingrid W.
Available from - Heirloom Roses
heirloomroses.com
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Discussion id : 98-370
most recent 3 APR 17 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 3 APR 17 by BarbaraG SE Virginia
Available from - Antique Rose Emporium
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Discussion id : 92-640
most recent 10 MAY 16 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 10 MAY 16 by cottagerose
My own root Polar Express just bloomed a beautiful yellow. In the pat it has always bloomed white or cream. It is still beautiful. I will attempt to upload a photo in the photos section.
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