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Pedro Dot and the Pernetiana Roses

By zuzu
April 28, 2015

Pernetiana roses were in great demand in the first half of the 20th century, and although they have now been relegated to the hybrid tea class, many rosarians believe they should still be regarded as a class of their own.

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Name: Carol
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ctcarol
Apr 28, 2015 1:01 PM CST
It's a shame these roses have disappeared from the trade. So pretty, and probably ideal for the southern states, or at least the South West. Love those last three photos!
Name: Zuzu
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zuzu
Apr 28, 2015 2:20 PM CST

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It is a shame. They grow beautifully in California, and they're also said to grow well in South Africa and Australia.
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Calif_Sue
Apr 28, 2015 10:48 PM CST

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Well you know these are some of my favorite roses in your garden, I have always loved the wonderful combination of colors. Great article and blooms! Lovey dubby
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Name: Zuzu
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Apr 28, 2015 11:07 PM CST

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Thanks, Sue. Smiling
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TBGDN
Apr 29, 2015 7:33 AM CST
Stunning roses; great pictures! Thanks for sharing them.
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Name: Mike
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Calsurf73
Apr 29, 2015 8:30 AM CST
Really good article and photo's Zu !
It boggles my mind how much you know about roses and their history.

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