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by bvanderhoek
Fri May 15, 2020 11:25 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Yellow blend rugosa hybrid
Replies: 22
Views: 738

Re: Yellow blend rugosa hybrid

Lovely! What a great color! It's so hard to convince a Rugosa to be yellow, and you have done it.
by bvanderhoek
Wed May 06, 2020 11:43 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Cläre Grammerstorf x Prairie Peace
Replies: 12
Views: 635

Re: Cläre Grammerstorf x Prairie Peace

Great color! Fragrance! Health and hardiness! As they say on Broadway, who could ask for anything more?
by bvanderhoek
Sat Apr 25, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Nice new seedling
Replies: 5
Views: 360

Re: Nice new seedling

Beautiful color, and I love that it has fragrance!
by bvanderhoek
Thu Apr 16, 2020 10:52 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: great seedling
Replies: 8
Views: 513

Re: great seedling

Love that color!
by bvanderhoek
Thu Apr 02, 2020 12:49 am
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Micrugosa seedling
Replies: 5
Views: 376

Re: Micrugosa seedling

Beautiful delicate color.
by bvanderhoek
Thu Feb 13, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: RHA Newsletter coming your way!
Replies: 4
Views: 408

Re: RHA Newsletter coming your way!

Hi everyone. Some people have been experiencing problems accessing the Newsletter online. We have gotten to the bottom of the problem and it was...me! Apparently I clicked the wrong access box when I uploaded the Newsletter file. Our wonderful webmaster Don has resolved the problem so that all membe...
by bvanderhoek
Tue Feb 11, 2020 12:18 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: RHA Newsletter coming your way!
Replies: 4
Views: 408

RHA Newsletter coming your way!

The (very) long-awaited next RHA Newsletter is on its way to you! Larry Peterson has handed over the duty of printing and mailing to Andy Vanable, and I think you will be pleased with the continuity of the high-quality printed Newsletter. One "oops" that has been corrected in the digital version is ...
by bvanderhoek
Sat Nov 30, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: John Starnes died
Replies: 5
Views: 466

Re: John Starnes died

Tragic!
by bvanderhoek
Mon Nov 27, 2017 10:29 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Rugosa roses disease resistance
Replies: 31
Views: 2802

Re: Rugosa roses disease resistance

This information accords with the trial and error I've experienced in my garden over the years! The Rugosas that I ended up keeping in Minnesota have also done well in Georgia--no difference in disease, though I think the long hot summers are a little tough on them. Hmm, maybe I should water more? F...
by bvanderhoek
Wed Nov 01, 2017 8:58 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Grow light recommendations
Replies: 15
Views: 1729

Re: Grow light recommendations

Probably the plain ol' T8 shop lights will be the most light for your dollar. I have a 55-gallon fish tank with (of course) real plants, and the light fixture is a special red, white, and blue LED (purchased on Amazon) that is supposed to provide all the kinds of light the plants need. They do seem ...
by bvanderhoek
Mon Jun 19, 2017 10:09 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Lemon Fizz x R. carolina
Replies: 11
Views: 1335

Re: Lemon Fizz x R. carolina

Leave it to Julie to ask the pertinent question! It's lovely, Joe, and the foliage probably has nice fall color too.

Betsy
by bvanderhoek
Mon Jun 05, 2017 9:30 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: New seedling
Replies: 9
Views: 1085

Re: New seedling

Very cute, Rob! I'm also a big fan of David's Oso Happy Petit Pink. Good luck with this one.
by bvanderhoek
Mon Apr 06, 2015 9:22 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Excellent newsletter!
Replies: 5
Views: 765

Re: Excellent newsletter!

Thanks for the kind words! All the glitches were just me trying to get to grips with the technology.... It will get better as I get more practice. Please send your articles and pictures for the spring Newsletter by the end of this month--our theme is The Hybridizer's Year, so just write a paragraph ...
by bvanderhoek
Sat Mar 14, 2015 11:36 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Winter Newsletter sneak peek
Replies: 2
Views: 630

Winter Newsletter sneak peek

Hi everyone, Here is a sneak peek at the cover of our latest Newsletter. For anyone who has been thinking about joining the RHA--now is a great time. Plenty of good articles this time, plus one from me to help you get to sleep at night! Send your articles for the Spring issue now. Yours, Betsy van d...
by bvanderhoek
Wed Jan 14, 2015 10:21 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: OSU dubble-take.
Replies: 9
Views: 2075

Re: OSU touble-take.

Does the Queen of Hearts know about this?
(Alice in Wonderland)

Betsy
by bvanderhoek
Wed Dec 03, 2014 5:20 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Conned or a Genuine mistake? Some Answers please!
Replies: 1
Views: 646

Re: Conned or a Genuine mistake? Some Answers please!

Dear Cem22alya,

I have sent you a personal message. I hope you can view it. If not, please send me an e-mail at rhaeditor at gmail dot com.

Thanks,
Betsy van der Hoek
Editor, RHA newsletter
by bvanderhoek
Mon Nov 24, 2014 11:10 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Persian Yellow
Replies: 68
Views: 9104

Re: Persian Yellow

By the way, High Country Roses carries Austrian Copper. They are probably sold out now but usually have a new crop of all varieties coming along by early spring.