Sommerwind

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Rose name: Sommerwind

Other names: KORlanum, Goeteborg Posten, Summerwind, Surrey, Vent d’Eté

Hybridizer: Kordes

Country: Germany

Introduced: 1985

Type: shrub

Colour: light pink

Height: 60 cm

Fragrance: no fragrance

Flower size, open: 4 cm

Disease resistance: very good resistance to black spot, less resistant to powdery mildew

Growing in containers: great for containers

Blooming: in flushes throughout the season

Heritage: The Fairy x seedling

In my garden: I got it late in the season and it is its last flower of 2016 I photographed today :-(. Autumn is here. It looks like a tough plant, though. (Let’s face it, if it is The Fairy’s offspring it has to be a well behaved, compact toughing :-).

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