I have one rose bud, two different colors

Asked May 25, 2020, 10:17 AM EDT

I can understand a grafted rose bush with different colored rosebuds. But how can one bud have red and pink petals? See attached. Thanks

Baltimore County Maryland

1 Response

This is a pigment mutation, and a very cool one. Enjoy.

Thought you might enjoy this webpage about mutations: https://laidbackgardener.blog/2015/06/18/mutations-and-the-gardener/

Ellen