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Why have my rose petals split into three


By 72692c

United Kingdom Gb

I have two climbing roses in the same border and when the flowers have opened all the petals are split into three. The unopened buds seem normal.



An insect or aphid may be feeding on the flower buds which can affect the way the bud opens. Or could just be a genetic disorder the plant has naturally got and no worry.

16 Jun, 2009


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16 Jun, 2009

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