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'Chameleon Rose' Reviews & Comments
Discussion id : 113-780
most recent 1 NOV 18 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 30 OCT 18 by Plazbo
I can't recommend this rose.

It has pretty flowers that age well but other than that it's lacking in every other way. It experiences (minor) powdery mildew and (near constant, heavy) blackspot. It's better when summer temperatures here start getting unbearable but spring and autumn it's not a happy plant unless sprayed.
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Reply #1 of 1 posted 1 NOV 18 by HMF Admin
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Discussion id : 110-011
most recent 16 APR 18 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 16 APR 18 by Margaret Furness
Available from - Swane's, via Bunnings (Hardware chain). Described on the label as "the rose that changes colour", which is pushing it - Mutabilis has been around for a long time. And others, of course.
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Discussion id : 105-903
most recent 6 OCT 17 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 6 OCT 17 by Plazbo
Pretty. Nice yellow fade, bloom ages very well, just nice bloom form in general.
Does have some blackspot issues. Seems to be seed sterile (hasn't set hips for me), haven't tried it's pollen.

-edit- 31/Mar/2018
So after three years it decided to set it's first hip (OP) and the seeds look normal, whether they germinate or not is another question.
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