Monday, November 22, 2021

The International Rose Test Garden

 



The International Test Garden in Portland was founded as a safe haven during World War I for hybrid roses in Europe. It now houses one the world's largest collection of roses and is a beautiful place to walk:
















The International Rose Test Garden is such a beautiful place to visit.



11 comments:

  1. Nice captures and beautiful roses and colours :-)

    Have a bloomingtastic week 👍

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  2. How lovely! I am sure it is a delightful place for a stroll.

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  3. Ah Roses in the Rose City. Lovely 🌹

    Hope you have a great Thanksgiving week!

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  4. This is a garden I would love to visit!

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  5. Looks like a lovely place. Beautiful captures!

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  6. Beautiful. Generations of my family produced roses commercially, so I grew up with them!

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  7. I'd say these pass the test! Beautiful roses.
    Thanks for sharing at https://image-in-ing.blogspot.com/2021/11/autumn-beaty-remembered.html

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  8. Been there, Patrick. It's a beautiful place.

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  9. I never imagined such a place exists!
    Beautiful!

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  10. How beautiful. The one time I visited Portland, it was in February. Primroses were in bloom. Needless to say, no roses.

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  11. Do they post the name and characteristics of the cultivar or rose variety alongside each of the rose plants?

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