Back to the task at hand … Make a Wish, as you most certainly would have guessed, is named for the Make-a-Wish Foundation of Australia which grants wishes to children with life-threatening illnesses. $1.00 from the sale of each rose in Australia is donated to the Make-a-Wish Foundation. Continue reading
Caramella (aka Caramel Fairy Tale) is a member of the Kordes’ Fairy Tale rose series. Fairy Tale Roses are Kordes’ answer to David Austin. The plants carry heavily double blooms on vigorous, easy-to-care-for shrubs, with great disease resistance. Betty Cuthbert, last week’s Rose of the Week, is part of the series, as is Pomponella.