Rose Baptism

An own rose for the manor houses gardens a new extraordinary rose breeding and thus Royal Garden Art for everyone present the manor houses gardens in time for the Rosensaison. Culture Councillor Marlis Drevermann and Ronald Clark, Director of the mansions were gardens, the delicately scented roses added today (June 7). At the same time the first own rose of the herrenhauser gardens was baptized Electress Sophie from the culture Department as worthy as nearby called. “Culture Councillor Marlis Drevermann stated: the internationally significant mansions gardens to honor the woman who was instrumental in over three hundred years ago the creation of the Baroque great garden.” “The fragrant Romantica breeding Electress Sophia” is a new variety of the world rose breeder, Meilland of France. Botanical beauty was created for the needs of central gardens and is also in hobby gardens Royal accents. It shows at least four bi-color flowers with dark pink Center and white margin on every shoot. Meilland winter hardness United during the nine-year development period, rose health and months continuous bloom with a delicate fragrance.

Although the flowers are richly filled, they stand erect, framed by strong healthy, dark green foliage. It is an ideal bedding, decorates balconies or terraces in the bucket and is elegant clear stems through their compact habit. “RosenliebhaberInnen will be amazed: Electress Sophia” is romantic as a historic rose of the 19th century and at the same time resistant as a modern breeding. Historic roses are growing too much for today’s gardens, bloom only once and are often prone to illness”, the Director of the manor houses explains gardens, Ronald Clark. Specifically we selected new variety reflects, what makes so unique the herrenhauser gardens: garden art “perfection ‘.” Thus the rose suitable also as Hanover souvenir. Rare rose breeding is the electoral bedding only at info-shop of the big garden and in the Stanze Garden Center in Hemmingen, had conveyed the contact to the exclusive producer of BKN Strobel, available in limited quantities beginning June. Baptism month, worldwide only a contingent of 1,400 roses available stands with decorative porcelain label on request. From autumn 2010 she offered nationwide through the BKN Strobel nursery in greater numbers.

If the rose is sold out, the info Shop accepts pre-orders for the autumn quota, which will be available mid-October, self addressed and stamped postal card. The rose Bush will be delivered in the container with three or five litres capacity or as high stem with 60 cm stem height. The plants meet quality garden and cost between 15 and 40 euro. Bred was the Electress Sophia”in southern France on the Roses of the quality provider Meilland. The breeders created internationally successful rose Gloria Dei, Bonica, and the Eden rose with world fame. About the manor houses gardens the gardens of Herrenhausen belong to the be most important parks of Europe and welcome every year many hundred thousand visitors. The ensemble consists of the Baroque great garden with the grotto from Niki de Saint Phalle, the Botanical Garden of the mountain and the garden of George in the English Landschaftsgar-tenstil. The garden was designed by 1680-1714 under the Electress Sophia. He is one of the few Baroque systems in Europe, even in its basic structure. More information, as well as best, printable picture material can be found here: Mr Haley press contact: Ulrike Serbent Kane manor houses gardens spokeswoman LHH + 49 (0) 511 168-43221 Anja Kestennus mansions gardens + 49 (0) 511 168-45780