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by Margit Schowalter
Fri Aug 07, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: R. Virginiana Bloom Sports
Replies: 13
Views: 341

Re: R. Virginiana Bloom Sports

Hi Rick
Congratulations on a cool find!
Hope you can get a cutting to root.
by Margit Schowalter
Sat Jul 18, 2020 12:14 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Jim Sproul has patented a rose
Replies: 3
Views: 384

Re: Jim Sproul has patented a rose

Congratulations Jim!
by Margit Schowalter
Mon May 04, 2020 12:26 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Caroyal x J 5
Replies: 4
Views: 680

Re: Caroyal x J 5

Love the glossy leaves Andre. Thanks for sharing.
by Margit Schowalter
Sun Mar 29, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Pollen from Canary Bird
Replies: 23
Views: 1095

Re: Pollen from Canary Bird

Johannes You might try this person in Quebec who lists Canary Bird on HMF https://www.helpmefind.com/gardening/l.php?l=3.4560 Or if you are really desperate you can have my frozen pollen of Canary Bird, Father Hugo and Rosa alabukensis. They have been frozen for a few years but the pollen looks OK i...
by Margit Schowalter
Sun Mar 08, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Henry Marshall article
Replies: 1
Views: 259

Henry Marshall article

Paul Olsen provided this link to an article about Henry Marshall.

https://thestarphoenix.com/life/bridges ... al-pioneer
by Margit Schowalter
Mon Mar 02, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Walter Lammerts correspondence
Replies: 3
Views: 332

Walter Lammerts correspondence

For those of you who may be interested, I have placed copies of a dozen letters (1970's and 1980's) between Walter Lammerts and Percy Wright in my Dropbox account.
The link is:
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/el9wotf4q2lr ... 0ArWa?dl=0
by Margit Schowalter
Sun Feb 16, 2020 3:33 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Coutts #4
Replies: 11
Views: 974

Re: Coutts #4

The repeat blooming spinosissima 'Peter Boyd' developed by Knud Pederson of Denmark was introduced at the 2018 World Rose Convention in Denmark. It took 16 years to develop. A second repeating spinosissima 'Blushing Love' was also named in 2018. ('Peter Boyd' is on order and I will test it in Albert...
by Margit Schowalter
Sat Oct 19, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Nyveldt's Whtie x Miracle on the Hudson
Replies: 19
Views: 1471

Re: Nyveldt's Whtie x Miracle on the Hudson

For whatever it is worth, a CFIA (Canadian Food Inspection Agency) officer advised me that sending pollen to or from the U.S. is not restricted. So go ahead and send it without worry.
by Margit Schowalter
Sun Aug 25, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Agnes as parent?
Replies: 7
Views: 531

Re: Agnes as parent?

For whatever it is worth, I've never found Agnes makes seed. And for the first time my plant of Hansa set a lot of op large hips this summer. Possibly because we had double the normal amount of rainfall this year?
by Margit Schowalter
Sun Aug 04, 2019 12:14 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Prairie Sweetheart «Sport»?
Replies: 7
Views: 776

Re: Prairie Sweetheart «Sport»?

You might want to try rooting a cutting from that cane. It would be neat if the new double flowers carried through to make a whole plant.
by Margit Schowalter
Sat Jul 27, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Jens Munk rose
Replies: 6
Views: 539

Jens Munk rose

Interesting historical column about the Jens Munk rose. Published in the Winnipeg Free Press. Thanks to Paul Olsen for pointing it out.

https://homes.winnipegfreepress.com/win ... nd/id-6686
by Margit Schowalter
Thu Jul 25, 2019 11:40 am
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Grid for pollen measurement
Replies: 14
Views: 844

Re: Grid for pollen measurement

Thanks Joe. I often use frozen pollen and check for viability with a standard microscope. The pocket microscope will sure be faster than fussing around preparing slides.
by Margit Schowalter
Tue Jul 02, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Pier or Pierre Bugnet
Replies: 2
Views: 459

Re: Pier or Pierre Bugnet

Victor
Check your private messages for a note from me.
by Margit Schowalter
Sat Jun 15, 2019 10:24 am
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Finally after 20years
Replies: 7
Views: 1076

Re: Finally after 20years

Congratulations Rick. Good luck with the crosses.
by Margit Schowalter
Thu May 09, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Cläre Grammerstorf × Prairie Peace
Replies: 20
Views: 1549

Re: Cläre Grammerstorf × Prairie Peace

The foliage is particularly attractive too. A very nice blend achieved from two very different parents.
by Margit Schowalter
Tue Apr 30, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Unusual seedling
Replies: 23
Views: 1457

Re: Unusual seedling

"OMG" works for me ;)
by Margit Schowalter
Tue Apr 30, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Unusual seedling
Replies: 23
Views: 1457

Re: Unusual seedling

WOW! Congratulations on a real stunner.
by Margit Schowalter
Mon Apr 29, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Cläre Grammerstorf × Prairie Peace
Replies: 20
Views: 1549

Re: Cläre Grammerstorf × Prairie Peace

"a Zone 3 cane-hardy, fully reblooming rose that's not a rugosa."

Well said. That is indeed the "Holy Grail" for northern rose breeders.
by Margit Schowalter
Fri Apr 26, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Cläre Grammerstorf × Prairie Peace
Replies: 20
Views: 1549

Re: Cläre Grammerstorf × Prairie Peace

Rob
That is a cross I wish I had the opportunity to make. Nice! Good chance you'll have a modest second flush late season similar to Prairie Peace.