Roses: Early spring: Cut dead and weak growth; cut branches or canes to four or five buds. See our article about pruning roses for more information. Smoke bush: Late winter or early spring, before growth begins: Needs little pruning unless you grow it for its purple leaves rather than for its flowers. Abbaye de Cluny. Abbaye de Cluny is a hybrid tea shrub (Romantica) introduced in by breeder A.
Meilland. Color: Orange to Apricot Fragrance: Good Bloom Pattern: Recurring Grafting: Own rootstock plant Habit: Taller stout-caned type, spreading and arching Pruning: Winter pruning to remove dead leaves and wood, shape by light pruning to shorten main.Graham Thomas, who I believe knows more old roses intimately than anyone, writes in his fine book, The Old Shrub Roses, “Belle de Crecy is supreme among all old roses, and for the fragrance it is hard to beat.” Belle of Portugal.
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