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Nordwestzentrum open air market, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
Image: GrrlScientist, 5 May 2010 [larger view]
Beautiful !! Does that rose have an English name? I used to have a similar one but it couldn’t survive our winters. Regards, Murray
murray: this rose cultivar probably does have its own name, but my german is so terrible that i am not sure i can figure out how to ask the vendors what that name might be. my guess is that most of these flowers are cultivated in a greenhouse somewhere nearby, rather than outdoors, but i can’t be entirely certain of that. but the surrounding area looks quite rural; farmers fields everywhere.
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