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'WEKblufytirar' rose Reviews & Comments
Discussion id : 119-773
most recent 23 OCT SHOW ALL
 
Initial post 10 JAN 20 by drossb1986
Lavender/mauve/purple roses are usually the worst. They tend to have more disease issues than most, and they usually have to be babied. I assumed Arctic Blue would be the same, but it did great in its first year in Houston. It always bloomed in nice clusters, it bloomed in the worst heat, and it never had any blackspot issues...which is really saying something in Houston for a lavender rose. I'm a big fan after year 1.

Year 2 Update: Yowza. Talk about vigorous. This thing grows like a weed. I also blooms a LOT in big clusters, but they are super informal, somewhat messy blooms. The blooms also get small in the heat, and because of the light color, they don't stand out as much. But, other than that, it's a great little rose if you like those in this color range.
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Reply #1 of 1 posted 23 OCT by ParisRoseLady
Hi, I was wondering what the second year size became in your climate? Thanks!!
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Discussion id : 145-030
most recent 23 MAY HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 23 MAY by Kim W Florida 10b Humid
Available from - High Country Roses
highcountryroses.com
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Discussion id : 126-496
most recent 16 MAR 21 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 16 MAR 21 by lydichay
Available from - Jackson & Perkins
https://www.jacksonandperkins.com/arctic-blue-floribunda-rose/p/28085/
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Discussion id : 116-634
most recent 8 MAY 19 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 8 MAY 19 by bumblekim
Available from - Edmunds Roses
https://www.edmundsroses.com/P/24311/Arctic+Blue+Floribunda+Rose
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