State/Province    Ontario                      City    Smiths Falls                 Zone   4b/5a

 

Date of Inspection    May 10                                      , 2003     Min Winter Temp.   -28C    C or F

 

Home Thermometer or Reported   Home Thermometer                  Max Windchill   -39C    C or F 

 

Your Name/ Optional   Rick Sauder                                     Exposed Canes; Yes, No   As Noted

 

Winter Protection You Use    Mulch, snow cover

 

Please Write Comments For Any Variety That You Feel May Warrant Them On A Blank Page

 

Variety Name

Group

Damage Observed

None, Snowline+, Crown, Dead

Protected, Yes or No

Hardiness Data

Hardy, Snowline,  Mulch, Crown,

Recovery Results

Excellent, Good,

Poor, Dead

 

Folksinger

 

Buck Shrub

Mature grafted – mulch line or slightly higher

 

mulch

 

Excellent

 

Lillian Austen

 

Austin

Mature grafted – mulch line or slightly higher

 

mulch

 

Excellent

 

Topaz Jewel

 

Rugosa X

2 yr own root – mulch line

 

mulch

 

Excellent

 

Louise Odier

 

Bourbon

Mature grafted – below snow line

 

snow

 

Very Good

 

John Davis

Explorer Climber

Mature grafted - none

 

hardy

 

Excellent

 

Prairie Princes

Buck Shrub/Climber

Mature grafted - tips

 

hardy

 

Excellent

 

Awakening

Wichuruiana Climber

2 yr own root – no cover, to crown

 

crown

 

Good

 

Paul Transon

Wichuruiana

Rambler

2 x 2 yr own root

3 gal pots, cold room

 

dead

 

Dead

 

Westerland

Shrub/Climber Kordes

2 yr own root - mulch covered

 

crown

 

Very Good

 

Cressida

 

Austin

Mature grafted – to mulch or below

 

mulch

 

Very Good

 

Jayne Austin

 

Austin

2 x Mature own root – below  snow line, protected location

 

snow line/ mulch

 

Excellent

 

The Pilgrim

 

Austin

2 yr own root – to crown

 

crown

 

Poor

 

St. Swithun

 

Austin

Mature grafted – snow covered no damage

 

snow

 

Excellent

 

Swan

 

Austin

Mature grafted – some damage below snow line

 

snow/ mulch

 

Excellent

 

Diamond Head

Ground Cover Poulsen

Mature own root – tip damage below snow cover

 

snow

 

Excellent

 

Wenlock

 

Austin

2 yr own root – mulch covered, no damage

 

mulch

 

Excellent

 

Dublin Bay

 

Fl. Climber

2 year own root – mulch covered, to crown

 

crown

 

Very Good

 

Souvenir De La Malmainson

 

Bourbon

Mature own root – 5 gal pot, wintered in cold room, moderate to severe cane damage

 

probable to mulch

 

Good

 

St. Cecilia

 

Austin

2 yr own root – 1 gal pot wintered in cold room, tips

probable to mulch

 

Very Good

 

Laura Ashley

 

Ground Cover

1 yr own root baby – 1 gal pot, wintered in cold room, severe cane damage

 

crown

 

Unknown to early to tell

 

Morning Mist

 

Austin

Mature own root – 5 gal pot, wintered in cold room, dead

 

dead

 

Dead

 

Joan Fontaine

English Shrub Clements

Mature own root – 5 gal pot,

wintered in cold room, no damage

 

probably to snow line

 

Very Good

 

Munchen

Hybrid  Musk

Kordes

Mature own root – 3 gal pot,

wintered in cold room, none

probably to snow line

 

Excellent

Abraham Darby

 

Austin

2 yr own root – mulch covered, no damage

 

mulch

 

Excellent

Ambridge Rose

 

Austin

2 year own root – to mulch

 

mulch

 

Excellent

Buff Beauty

Hybrid  Musk

Pemberton

Mature own root – 3 gal pot,

wintered in cold room, moderate cane damage

 

probably to mulch

 

Very Good

Clytmnestra

Hybrid  Musk

Pemberton

Mature own root – 3 gal pot,

wintered in cold room, some tip damage

 

probably to mulch

 

Excellent

Constance Spry

Austin Shrub/Climber

2 yr own root, 1 gal pot, wintered in cold room

 

hardy

 

Excellent

Cornelia

Hybrid  Musk

Pemberton

Mature own root – 3 gal pot,

wintered in cold room, some tip damage

 

probably to mulch

 

Excellent

Francessca

Hybrid  Musk

Pemberton

Mature own root – 3 gal pot,

wintered in cold room, to crown

 

crown

 

Good

Gloire De Dijon

OGR Climber

Mature own root – 3 gal pot,

wintered in cold room, sever cane damage

 

probably to crown

 

Very Good

Graham Thomas

 

Austin

3 x 2 yr own root – planted and 1 gal pots in cold room

 

crown

 

Good

Grandma’s Lace

Hybrid  Musk

Clements

Mature own root – 3 gal pot,

wintered in cold room, to crown

 

crown

 

Excellent

Ilse Krohn Superior

Climber, Kordes

Mature grafted – mulched, pegged and snow covered, tips

 

semi hardy

 

Very Good

Mme Alfred Carrier

Noisette Climber

Mature own root – 3 gal pot,

wintered in cold room

 

Dead

 

Dead

Morden Sunrise

Parkland Shrub

Grafted – very hard prune to much line

 

mulch

 

Very Good

Pink Flower Carpet

 

Ground Cover

Mature own root – to crown

 

crown

 

Good

Seafoam

 

Ground Cover

Mature own root – 5 gal pot,

wintered in cold room, no damage

 

supposed to be hardy to zone 4

 

Very Good

White Meidiland

 

Ground Cover

Mature own root – to mulch

 

mulch

 

Excellent

Winchester Cathedral

Austin

 2 x 1 yr own roots– mulch covered, no damage

 

mulch

 

Excellent