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Cloncaw's Journal

Cloncaw's Journal

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Covent Garden = Perfection

02 October 2011 21:39:20
Covent Garden = Perfection

Covent Garden = Perfection

This rose Convent Garden is just so perfect despite the heavy deluges of rain over the last few days. It was one of the first roses I planted here and flowers all summer long certainly earning it's place in the garden not bad for a rose bought from B&Q 3 for £10stg.


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kitty kitty 02 October 2011 22:03:57

love the colour, am i right in saying its a coral, its so pretty geraldine


J.D. J.D. 02 October 2011 22:07:21

Beautiful with the raindrops!


Cloncaw Cloncaw 02 October 2011 22:21:57

It's a rich red just is the light and the rain drops making it look coral.


kitty kitty 02 October 2011 23:16:19

it still looks fab geraldine, when i saw it first i thought it was speckled, until i realised that it was raindrops, might need to go to specsavers


Periwinkle Periwinkle 03 October 2011 10:57:50

Yes, that is a beauty and proves that you dont need to spend a fortune to get a good rose! Actually I think the roses are putting on a good ' last minute' display at the moment.


fran m fran m 03 October 2011 20:11:48

Great, considering the recent rain.


Dick Dick 04 October 2011 15:23:34

Lovely rose Geraldine, Not all roses put up with the rain, and we did get rain recently.


HeadGardener HeadGardener 04 October 2011 23:21:20

Yes I agree with Dick some of our roses have put on fantastic growth but there flowers are very badly affected by the rain, so its a keeper Geraldine.


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