Justin W. Hancock

Pic of the Day

Rosa glauca

Just a quick shot of Rosa glauca, one of my favorite roses because of its lovely purple foliage. It has single pink flowers in late spring and bright red hips in fall, but to me it’s the leaves that make this rose so awesome.

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  1. Hey Justin~where can one find this rose? It’s beautiful!

  2. Katie: This great rose is available from a variety of mailorder sources including http://www.heronswood.com and http://highcountryroses.com/ Good luck!

  3. Thanks Justin!

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