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Thursday, February 17, 2011

Winter in my Garden - A Nameless Rose at Sunset

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I am notorious for losing the name tags that come with my plants.  This sweet rose, blushed a rosy-orange by the setting sun the other day, is actually pink and pretty much blooms year round.  It has a sweetly citrus scent, is practically thornless, and has canes that would grow to great lengths if I didn't keep them cut back. If anyone knows its name, please chime in.
I took the photo this past Sunday, the day before the rains came back after more than four weeks of beautiful, if not bizarre for our region, sunny weather.





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4 comments:

Sylvia K said...

It may be nameless, but it is gorgeous! How delightful that it blooms all year! Hope you have a wonderful weekend, Christine!

Sylvia

elvira pajarola said...

Cara Christine......Oh, before I read your lines under the magnificient Rose I wondered if it is the "Mariella Agnelli"; which I have got in my garden....; but mine does not have a citrus scent, it has got a very mild, fresh typically Rose profume!

.....However she might call herself...she is a SUBLIME ROSE.....and you captured her beauty magicly...!!!!

ciao ciao elvira

Christine said...

Thank you Sylvia. Happy photographing!

Cara Elvira, I truly don't know if that is the name of the rose but I don't think it is only because I think I would have remembered such a beautiful name. Thank you for your sweet comment.

hare said...

Christine,
I am going to be student to study English in NY for 2 month from March 5th to April 30th.
So, I hope to be comments in English well .