Latest topics
» Just joined. Where to buy rare roses?
by The Lazy Rosarian 30th December 2017, 15:33

» This is my Teddy bear miniture rose
by LouiseJB 26th December 2017, 08:14

» Rose Rossette Disease
by Nautaciousnat 20th December 2017, 19:30

» Has anyone had a similar problem with a rose......
by Ozeboy 21st November 2017, 09:59

» Sad second year roses :(
by The Lazy Rosarian 17th November 2017, 15:40

» what do I need to do?
by eileen0 3rd November 2017, 16:41

» Feeding routines
by carmel 9th October 2017, 10:06

» Two to identify please
by LouiseJB 25th September 2017, 16:02


Any thoughts on the id of this rose - from Tanzania Africa?

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Any thoughts on the id of this rose - from Tanzania Africa?

Post by hariet~rose on 2nd September 2013, 15:51

Hello Rosebuds, I have been in the Usambara Mountains, Tanzania for the last month, staying at a place called Amani (it was for work, honest).. I found this rose occasionally in disturbed places. It potentially may have an interesting history as German migrants established a Botanic Garden at Amani in the early 1900s, and just over 50 of the 554 species they planted are invading the natural forests. The perfume of this rose reminded me of a Gallica.  Any suggestions on its name most welcome. Thanks in anticipation.. Hariet~rose

[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.][You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]" />

[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.][You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]" />
avatar
hariet~rose

Number of posts : 233
Location : Armidale, NSW
Registration date : 2012-07-23

Back to top Go down

Re: Any thoughts on the id of this rose - from Tanzania Africa?

Post by The Lazy Rosarian on 2nd September 2013, 16:46

Hariet, there is a fella in South Africa named Ludwig Traschner, a rose grower for many years, he would be the bloke to ask IMO
avatar
The Lazy Rosarian

Number of posts : 5155
Age : 64
Location : Mudgee, NSW, Australia
Registration date : 2009-01-11

Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum