Rosa glauca ‘Carmenetta’.
Preston, Canada 1923. Species cross.
Photographed at Dunedin Botanic Garden, New Zealand.
24 December 2019.

Blue tinge of the foliage is easily seen when viewed against surrounding green foliage.


Text by Liz, first 2 photos by Nigel and last by Liz; Exploring Colour (2020)

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  1. Rosa glauca is a lovely plant – the foliage is such a good colour and sets off that pretty pink very well. A friend has given me a young plant (darker-flowered) and I must go and find a place for it… 🙂

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