Comment concerning Rose (Rosa 'Marilyn Monroe')→Rose (Rosa 'Marilyn Monroe')

Views: 549, Replies: 1 » Jump to the end
As a comment about Rose (Rosa 'Marilyn Monroe'), Paul2032 wrote:

People who show roses call their best show roses "bankers." I don't show, but if I did, this would be a regular entry. Nearly every bloom has perfect form and it produces blossoms all season. It is from a cross of Sunset Celebration, which it resembles, and St, Patrick. A favorite....
Name: Carol H. Sandt
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania (Zone 6b)
Peonies Region: Pennsylvania Growing under artificial light Foliage Fan Bookworm Annuals
Roses Hostas Xeriscape Daylilies Aroids Region: Mid-Atlantic
Image
csandt
Aug 24, 2015 5:03 PM CST
How is this cultivar ('Marilyn Monroe') in terms of disease resistance and fragrance?
Name: Paul
Utah (Zone 5b)
Grandchildren are my greatest joy.
Charter ATP Member Annuals Echinacea Vegetable Grower Hybridizer Tomato Heads
Garden Photography Birds Cut Flowers Foliage Fan Houseplants Tender Perennials
Image
Paul2032
Aug 24, 2015 5:14 PM CST
Fragrance is mild but pleasant. In my garden it is a vigorous grower, grows tall each year and is covered with thorns. I don't have a lot of problems with diseases on my roses. Some cultivars get a little mildew but I don't recall MM having mildew.....
Paul Smith Pleasant Grove, Utah

« Garden.org Homepage
« Back to the top
« Forums List
« Comment concerning Rose (Rosa 'Marilyn Monroe')
You must first create a username and login before you can reply to this thread.

Member Login:

[ Join now ]

Today's site banner is by dirtdorphins and is called "Pinks"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.