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Name: Joanne
Calgary, AB Canada (Zone 3a)
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Joannabanana
Dec 2, 2013 6:01 PM CST
Floribunda Hot Cocoa Rose

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Name: Paul
Utah (Zone 5b)
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Paul2032
Dec 2, 2013 6:05 PM CST
Gorgeous.....such nice intense color.
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Name: Carole
Clarksville, TN (Zone 6b)
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SongofJoy
Dec 2, 2013 6:06 PM CST
Nice, Joanna. The name definitely fits this rose.
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Name: Ann ~Heat zn 9, Sunset
North Fl. (Zone 8b)
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flaflwrgrl
Dec 2, 2013 6:06 PM CST
Very, very nice!
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Name: Natalie
North Central Idaho (Zone 7a)
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Natalie
Dec 2, 2013 7:14 PM CST
Love it!!! It warmed me up! That is good, since it's snowing out!
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Name: Jean
Hot Springs Vlg, AR, DeLand, F
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rocklady
Dec 2, 2013 7:52 PM CST
Such rich warm color. Beautiful Lovey dubby
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Name: Tara
NE, Florida (Zone 9a)
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terrafirma
Dec 2, 2013 7:52 PM CST
Nice bright color! Love that! Thumbs up
Name: Tina
Where the desert meets the sea (Zone 9b)
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chalyse
Dec 2, 2013 8:26 PM CST
ruffled silk ... what great sun filtering through it, too! Thumbs up
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Name: Joanne
Calgary, AB Canada (Zone 3a)
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Joannabanana
Dec 3, 2013 10:05 AM CST
Thanks Everyone! I love this floribunda. Some years the bloom colour is amazing. I think our cool night temps and Epsom Salts contribute to the strong colour.

Here's the full photo, taken Sept 24th (late season bloom)

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Here's the same rose on July 27th



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Name: Suzanne/Sue
Sebastopol, CA (Zone 9a)
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Calif_Sue
Dec 3, 2013 11:46 AM CST

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Great banner and yes, this is a great rose of unusual coloring! Rose (Rosa 'Hot Cocoa')
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Name: Margaret
Near Kamloops, BC, Canada (Zone 3a)
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mcash70
Dec 3, 2013 1:01 PM CST
Very nice, love the rich color! Thumbs up

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