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by dmears
Wed Jun 03, 2020 5:06 am
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Yellow seedling
Replies: 12
Views: 1435

Re: Yellow seedling

Joe, love the yellow, please keep it alive and growing, well done.
by dmears
Wed May 06, 2020 4:15 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Cläre Grammerstorf x Prairie Peace
Replies: 12
Views: 1859

Re: Cläre Grammerstorf x Prairie Peace

Love what I am seeing Rob. Color is beautiful
by dmears
Mon Apr 13, 2020 12:35 am
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Germination, stratification methods report
Replies: 1
Views: 554

Re: Germination, stratification methods report

Hi Joe, after reading this I had some thoughts, one being, the peat, could it have been it which broke the seed coat ?. In nature if seeds go to ground, there must be something in the soil which breaks it down along with heat and cold. My thoughts go back to earlier posts about animals consuming pod...
by dmears
Thu Feb 20, 2020 3:20 am
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: purple stamens
Replies: 18
Views: 2217

Re: purple stamens

Joe, they are great. I do hope you have yellows in the plants you have not shown us, "please"
by dmears
Tue Jan 28, 2020 1:50 am
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Petite Knock Out Rose - AVOID
Replies: 64
Views: 6907

Re: Petite Knock Out Rose - AVOID

Hi RBaxter, I am in Australia and have no idea what a "utility patents" is but if I find one, will you purchase it off me please, no doubt is worth money. LOL

David
by dmears
Mon Jan 27, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Petite Knock Out Rose - AVOID
Replies: 64
Views: 6907

Re: Petite Knock Out Rose - AVOID

Kim, photograph a bee sitting on one of the flowers, then photoshop. This is ridiculous. This is from rikuhelin 1 post Is a sealed, self-contained, enviro-friendly, humidity and temp regulated life support cloche included in the price ? ... marketing department in over-drive They most probably start...
by dmears
Thu Jan 23, 2014 2:13 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Simply having fun.
Replies: 5
Views: 1414

Re: Simply having fun.

Well done Wade, good looking plants, the video is fantastic.
by dmears
Thu Jan 23, 2014 3:29 am
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: An amphidiploid ... induced by colchicine
Replies: 4
Views: 1417

Re: An amphidiploid ... induced by colchicine

Kim the last three shots are outstanding, what influenced the foliage, I love the flower.
by dmears
Tue Jan 14, 2014 2:36 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Identifying and filling niche markets
Replies: 46
Views: 10257

Re: Identifying and filling niche markets

Thanks Pierre, I have been looking at the rootstocks around Europe and found most to be R. laxa and grown from seed.
by dmears
Mon Jan 13, 2014 3:39 am
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Identifying and filling niche markets
Replies: 46
Views: 10257

Re: Identifying and filling niche markets

pierre, do the rootstocks which you use, start as seed or cuttings.
by dmears
Wed Jan 08, 2014 3:36 am
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Weather
Replies: 10
Views: 2719

Weather

Hello to all over the big ocean from Australia, is everyone OK with the weather you are experiencing at present ?
by dmears
Tue Jan 07, 2014 3:41 am
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Oh By Jingo
Replies: 5
Views: 1363

Re: Oh By Jingo

Not picking a country or language or even the rose it's self. As a "marketing" thought would this name "sell" ?
by dmears
Wed Dec 25, 2013 2:59 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Christmas Greetings
Replies: 6
Views: 1501

Re: Christmas Greetings

Chuck at this stage I/we can only wish to get to that age. I have never met you or contacted you, but can you do me favour, give your wonderful mom a kiss from me on such a mile stone.

Regards David.
by dmears
Tue Dec 24, 2013 2:36 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Christmas Greetings
Replies: 6
Views: 1501

Christmas Greetings

This is an early post for the festive season as Christmas has arrived on the bottom side of the world. To all the members here, some I have spoken to by phone, others by email, others through this medium. I wish everyone here the warmest for Christmas and all there family.

Regards David.
by dmears
Wed Dec 18, 2013 12:05 am
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Brainstorming some crosses: hardy, yellow, reblooming
Replies: 10
Views: 2381

Re: Brainstorming some crosses: hardy, yellow, reblooming

Joe keep brainstorming as long as you like, especially when it comes to [color=#FFFF00]yellows[/color], my favourite color. You won't get any negatives from me.

Regards David.
by dmears
Tue Dec 17, 2013 1:49 am
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Secret Garden Climbing Musk
Replies: 1
Views: 624

Secret Garden Climbing Musk

Hello everyone, I know this is a long shot. Don't forget I am in Australia. Does anyone grow this rose. From HMF, the only nursery in the US that grows it is Burlington plus others. I am unsure of the other nurseries that still operate. Bierkreek does, but again from there to Australia could prove i...
by dmears
Wed Dec 04, 2013 2:38 am
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Mermaid offspring
Replies: 5
Views: 1315

Re: Mermaid offspring

Hi Warren, could you explain please, what became of the other seedlings from the cross and did they flower, if so what color.
by dmears
Sat Nov 30, 2013 1:44 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Using Soleil d'Or
Replies: 44
Views: 9317

Re: Using Soleil d'Or

Thanks Warren
by dmears
Fri Nov 29, 2013 10:58 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Using Soleil d'Or
Replies: 44
Views: 9317

Re: Using Soleil d'Or

[quote="Warren"]You do not have to go back that far to R. foetida to obtain that rich colour. Here is a seedling which the pollinator was a Pernetina, bloom is rather loose, with awesome colour saturation and its health is very sound.[/quote] Warren you say that you don't need to go back that far to...
by dmears
Sun Nov 17, 2013 3:20 am
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Recommended Bracteata and Banksia Breeders
Replies: 14
Views: 2838

Re: Recommended Bracteata and Banksia Breeders

No problem, thanks for the effort. I did a breeder check and as you found nothing. I wish he would return here.