Episode 10: Blackspot and Octopusing

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Plant Dossier: Queen of Sweden

Type: Rose Root: grafted Class: English shrub Habit: well behaved Size: moderate (4 x 4). The tag says it will get 5 feet high, but it appears to be staying on the smaller side. Fragrance: mild rose. I had to put my nose right up to it to smell anything. Fertilizer: heavy feeder. You’ll need…

First rose bloom

The first rose to bloom this year was the Crocus Rose by David Austin. I was surprised to see that this rose had such a pink tint to it. Last year, I recalled the blooms being cream.