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'Jacqueline du Pré' rose Reviews & Comments
Discussion id : 116-611
most recent 7 MAY HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 7 MAY by Thornbush
Rose jacqueline du pre Does not appear to be available for purchase anywhere in the US.
Would love to have a cutting at least.

Update: Heirloom Roses has it now.
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Reply #1 of 1 posted 7 MAY by Palustris
'Jacqueline du Pré' was one of my biggest disappointments in rose growing. I purchased this rose from Vintage Gardens in 1999 and 2002 and from Heirloom Roses in 2007. Every one failed to thrive and died. I only persisted in purchasing this rose since it was considered "the future of shrub roses" in some book to which I gave credence (maybe Harkness or Austin). Perhaps the clone in the USA was weak and not representative of the mother plant and died out for those vendors that sold it.
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Discussion id : 77-750
most recent 10 JAN 18 SHOW ALL
 
Initial post 21 APR 14
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Reply #1 of 2 posted 8 JAN 18 by AndrewBarocco
Jay-Jay, I was just thinking that myself. Considering its ancestry on both sides, I really think it should be considered a Hybrid Spin!
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Reply #2 of 2 posted 9 JAN 18 by Patricia Routley
I've added Hyb Spinosissima. Thanks to you both.
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Reply #3 of 2 posted 10 JAN 18 by Jay-Jay
I deleted this post
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Discussion id : 85-310
most recent 25 MAY 15 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 25 MAY 15 by Unregistered Guest
Available from - Brentwood Bay Nurseries,B.C.
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Discussion id : 69-470
most recent 19 JAN 13 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 18 JAN 13 by Auntie_S
In the description of this rose it is stated that the flowers are abut 1.5 in. in diameter. I does go on to describe the blooms as "large". I have seen this rose in bloom and the flowers are more like 3" to 4" in diameter..
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Reply #1 of 2 posted 18 JAN 13 by Lyn G
Thank you. The blooms are large. I have removed the bloom size from the rose page.
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Reply #2 of 2 posted 19 JAN 13 by Auntie_S
Thank you--I so enjoy HMF! Don't know what I would do without this wonderful source of information on roses.
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