Roses forum: "Fame" rose: Talk to me about it !

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Name: Mike
Long Beach, Ca.
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Calsurf73
Jan 26, 2012 11:29 PM CST
OK rose addicts ! I just bought a bareroot Fame rose and need input from those who have it.
Thanks !
Name: Zuzu
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zuzu
Jan 26, 2012 11:42 PM CST

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Sorry, JD. I don't know a thing about it beyond what I entered in the database.

Rose (Rosa 'Fame!')

Deep pink is not one of the colors I chase.
Name: Paul
Utah (Zone 5b)
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Paul2032
Jan 27, 2012 5:10 AM CST
I grow it here in a zone 5b garden and it does well. It is a ruffly dark rich vibrant pink and the blossoms last a long time which is a plus. Healthy. Not a top favorite of mine but I enjoy it.
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Name: Toni
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Skiekitty
Jan 27, 2012 9:45 AM CST
I had Fame! My very very very very very VERY first rose I bought back in '07 when I didn't have a clue as to what my yard was going to be (had a pretty blank slate). LOVED it. Smelled wonderful, brilliant hot pink color. Didn't like me moving it 5 times in 1 year, promptly croaked. Poor thing. Think if I can find another one (not too far to find, pretty common) I should get another one.
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