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Grandpa Disckson

Grandpa Dickson

Origin: Dickson, Northern Ireland, 1966 Parentage: (‘Kordes Perfecta’ x Governador Braga da Cruz’) x ‘Piccadilly’ Flower Size: 12cm (4.7in) Flowering: Repeats well Height: 3-4ft Grandpa Dickson was named after Alexander Dickson (1893 – 1975) who was for many years the head of the Dickson family of Ulster rose breeders, who are responsible for many of today’s popular roses. It’s flowers…