One in Adelphi, Maryland, one in Wildwood, Florida, one at the US National Arboretum with a grandfatherly interest in many more around the DC area (unless noted, pictures are taken the day of post)
Thursday, September 8, 2011
Rosa roxburghii, Rosa'Souvenir de la Malmaison', Rosa 'Le Vesuve'
The roses themselves were in pretty good shape. Here at the Arboretum, when the days get shorter, the nights get cooler, and it begins to rain again, the roses get a second wind. 'Rebloomers rebloom with flowers larger and more colorful than mid-summer blooms.