HelpMeFind Roses, Clematis and Peonies
Roses, Clematis and Peonies
and everything gardening related.
DescriptionPhotosLineageAwardsReferencesMember RatingsMember CommentsMember JournalsGardensBuy From 
'Love Song' rose Reviews & Comments
Discussion id : 114-115
most recent 29 AUG 19 SHOW ALL
 
Initial post 18 NOV 18 by Dad'sRoses
I'm a scent fanatic, so I was never interested based on the description of "none to mild" scent. However this year I inherited one from my mother in law when her husband passed (it was "their" rose). Even though I still haven't noticed any scent, the bush is fully clothed in dark green lusterous foliage, has good form, and the clear lavender purple flowers kept blooming since April (and are still blooming)! They also have stayed packed with petals and kept their beautiful form thru the heat. And in my no-spray garden, the new Chilli Thrips plague didn't seem to bother them as much as other roses. This rose definitely won me over; it is beautiful! If you love lavender roses, I would recommend it.
REPLY
Reply #1 of 1 posted 29 AUG 19 by StrawChicago Alkaline clay 5a
thanks for a great review !
REPLY
Discussion id : 110-170
most recent 23 APR 18 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 23 APR 18 by Nola Z5a WI
Edmunds Roses lists Love Song (Wekstameda) as Zone 5-9.
REPLY
Reply #1 of 1 posted 23 APR 18 by Patricia Routley
Thank you.
REPLY
Discussion id : 105-592
most recent 14 SEP 17 HIDE POSTS
 
Initial post 14 SEP 17 by 16-Eichen-Rosenschätze
It should read strong! citrus fragrance.
REPLY
Reply #1 of 1 posted 14 SEP 17 by Patricia Routley
Which rose are you referring to please? There is a Note on the main page on fragrance. It is repeated here:
Compare:
2004 Lovesong CLElovsng. Clements. Light pink shrub. Strong fragrance
2011 Love Song WEKstameda. Carruth. Mauve lavender floribunda. None to moderate scent.
REPLY
Discussion id : 73-721
most recent 13 JUN 17 SHOW ALL
 
Initial post 25 AUG 13 by bluebuster77
My opinion it has none scent, wondering 4 parents of this rose have strong fragrance. But beautiful color and perfectly form, disease resistant too.
REPLY
Reply #1 of 4 posted 21 JUN 14 by Anita silicon valley
Mine also has almost no scent and the same for this rose in a neighbor's yard. I even use organic fertilizer which usually helps them smell good. Perhaps it is one of those that need cold Winters; we have moderate Winters.
REPLY
Reply #2 of 4 posted 24 JUN 14 by HMF Admin
Interesting, thank you. Always great to learn how plant behave in different parts of the world.
REPLY
Reply #3 of 4 posted 13 JUN 17 by StrawChicago Alkaline clay 5a
Love Song has no fragrance for cold-zoners either. So I don't buy it.
REPLY
Reply #4 of 4 posted 13 JUN 17 by Lavenderlace
I don't either for the same reason. But I've seen incredibly pictures of this one though!
REPLY
© 2021 HelpMeFind.com