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   misskittin's Rose "Gertrude Jekyll" x 1 Budding

Plant: Rose (Rosa) | Variety: Gertrude Jekyll

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This is an absolutely glorious frilly/girly tart of a Rose. “Pink” doesn’t even begin to describe it!

it also has the advantage (so the label say) of an “old-fashioned rose scent”

I’ve put it in a beautiful blue/grey glazed pot and stationed it in the Front garden

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Rose (3042)
Variety
Gertrude Jekyll (13)

Purchased.

misskittin's Rose "Gertrude Jekyll" Care Instructions

Rose 'Gertrude Jekyll' normally tends to reach to a mature height of 2.00 metres [imperial: 6.50 feet] so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden has partial sun light which is ideal for Rose 'Gertrude Jekyll'.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (9) is within the ideal range for Rose 'Gertrude Jekyll'. The recommended range is between Zone 5 and 9.

Try to keep the ph of your soil between the range of 4.5 and 8.0 as Rose 'Gertrude Jekyll' likes to be in acidic to alkaline soil.

More information about Rose "Gertrude Jekyll" is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Rose "Gertrude Jekyll" Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

Milestones

  • 31 Mar 2014
    Budding

    Budding day 730

    Needed some spray for the aphids!

  • 22 Aug 2012
    Budding

    Budding day 144

    hasn’t responded too well to the pruning, but this looks like it’s the start of a second flush

  • 15 Jul 2012
    Blooming

    Blooming day 106

    Final flower for Bloom Day!

  • 08 Jul 2012
    Pruning

    Pruning day 99

  • 14 Jun 2012
    Blooming

    Blooming day 75

    And I’ve counted another 18 buds!

  • 01 Jun 2012
    Blooming

    Blooming day 62

  • 20 May 2012
    Budding

    Budding day 50

  • 31 Mar 2012
    Purchased

    Purchased day 0

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Comments

  • Bernieh

    Bernieh wrote:

    She’s exquisite!

    Posted on 15 Jul 12 (over 2 years ago)

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