Back in April of this year, newly planted 'Princess Alexandra of Kent' looked like this:
Now in December:
Impressive growth for an own-root rose planted rather late in spring for our climate.
In cool weather, the flowers are nearly coral:
The other two Austin roses I got this spring, 'Munstead Wood', and 'Snow Goose', did not do nearly so well. They are perhaps a few inches larger than they were went they arrived. I got exactly one flower from 'Munstead Wood'. I got quite a few from 'Princess':
The puppy growth this year was impressive, too.
LOVE the puppy cuteness. Are Boris and Natasha litter mates?ReplyDelete
Yes, litter mates! Together forever.Delete
Beautiful roses and puppies too, they have certainly grown, I love how they smile.ReplyDelete