>Monday’s Rose – "Scentimental" Floribunda


We are now beginning to see some blooms from the new roses I planted earlier in the year. “Scentimental” is an unusual rose. It looks like a peppermint to me. My wife loves this rose for it’s unusual coloring and fragrance. I like it because she does……

Scentimental – Floribunda

Introduced in 1999

Current ARS rating: 7.7 – A good rose!


About Chris VanCleave - America's Favorite Rose Gardener

Christopher R. VanCleave – America’s Favorite Rose Gardener Nicknamed "The Redneck Rosarian”, Chris VanCleave is passionate about gardening and growing roses. He is an active member of the Birmingham chapter of the American Rose Society, serving two terms as President. In 2007, he created the Rose Chat Podcast which has reached over a half a million listeners with news and information on growing on growing the world’s most beloved flower, the rose. He was a contributor to the 2015 Southern Living Gardening Book, has appeared on P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home television show and was featured in the June 2015 issue of Southern Living Magazine. Locally, Chris serves as Chairman of the Helena Alabama Beautification Board where he has spearheaded efforts to create a sustainable landscape in one of the top one hundred places to live in the United States. His writing is seen at About.com and on his popular website; RedneckRosarian.com, where he chronicles his gardening adventures and explores an intrinsic mix of life, faith and gardening. An agent of change with over 20 years’ experience in process innovation, Mr. VanCleave is leading the charge to reinvigorate horticultural societies and helping them to reach their full potential in the social media age.
This entry was posted in Scentimental. Bookmark the permalink.

8 Responses to >Monday’s Rose – "Scentimental" Floribunda

  1. >Love that peppermint candy stripe effect! 🙂


  2. Katydid says:

    >I have never seen these. They are beautiful! Thanks for sharing!Kelly


  3. HolleyGarden says:

    >I finally got a couple of striped roses for my garden last year. I love them!


  4. Masha says:

    >I can't say I adore stripes, but that one is supposed to have great fragrance, always a selling point with me. Enjoy yours.


  5. >The stripes are different for me. I am an old fashioned guy…. The fragrance is heavenly! I'll take fragrance over form or color any day!


  6. Jennifer says:

    >I have loved this rose from afar. You'll have to keep me posted on how this one does in your garden and how it reacts to our southern heat/humidity. Love the bloom on yours!


  7. >How striking! What an unusual combination in one flower!


I Appreciate Your Comments

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s