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Michael Garhart
most recent 5 JAN HIDE POSTS
Initial post 5 JAN by Michael Garhart
Im guessing its the JP Gold Rush in the lineage.
most recent 27 NOV HIDE POSTS
Initial post 27 NOV by Michael Garhart
Beautiful photo and colors. I think this belongs under the other St Margaret's. The current one the photo is filed under is a pink rambler.
Reply #1 of 1 posted 27 NOV by Patricia Routley
Yes. Obviously Ron Bell’s rose, and not Ken Nobbs. I have moved the photo. Many thanks Michael.
most recent 23 NOV HIDE POSTS
Initial post 23 NOV by Michael Garhart
I've always wondered if the unknown portion of the parentage is Piccadilly.

I saw a plant of this for sale at a Lowe's when passing through the Tri-Cities of Washington back in 2010, and I regret not buying it as a lineage study. I really didn't want to travel with a rose in the trunk lol.
most recent 22 NOV SHOW ALL
Initial post 12 JAN 08 by bob diller
How is Chianti in regards to black spot. I have an organic garden and don't spray. I have admired photo's of this rose for years and would like to add it to my garden. I live smack in the middle of the black spot belt in the Southeast US.
Reply #1 of 2 posted 28 SEP 16 by cakemiks
Did you ever try it? Blackspot is also a big issue where we live in NC.
Reply #2 of 2 posted 22 NOV by Michael Garhart
In the early 2000s, this rose showed up grafted with other Austins at a local high end nursery in the Portland Metro. They were defoliated by June in their huge pots. Looking back, I can't recall if it was from black spot or downy. They look alike at that time of year here. It's too hard to inspect things up close at nurseries. I recall this because it was my first time seeing it and my impression was "ew...".
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