Category Archives: Birmingham

Friday’s Flowers

TGIF! So glad to see this week come to an end. A steady rain fell last night in the garden. At this time of year this rain always brings with it cooler temps and seems to help the leaves make … Continue reading

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Birmingham Rose Show 2014 – Best of Birmingham

Come out to the Birmingham Rose Show Sat & Sunday May 10 & 11 at the Birmingham Botanical Garden. See hundreds of roses on display, as well as exhibitions of photography and floral arrangements. Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Spring Blooms at Birmingham Botanical Gardens

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Growing Great Roses in Alabama

Chris VanCleave, “The Redneck Rosarian” to speak at the Birmingham Home & Garden Show Feb 14-17 at the BJCC in downtown Birmingham, Alabama Continue reading

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Best Of Birmingham – Durbin Farm Market

Tina and I drove down to Montgomery Saturday and on the way back just had to stop at Durbin Farm Market. It is located in Chilton County, Alabama just off I-65 at exit 205. Not exactly Birmingham, just a little … Continue reading

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2012 Birmingham Rose Show – This Weekend

It is  with great pride that I invite you to the 60th Annual Birmingham Rose Show.  Each year The Birmingham Rose Society sponsors the show as a showcase of the wonderful varieties of roses that are grown in the state … Continue reading

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My Garden In Bloom!

It been a blooming week in the rose garden. Most of our floribundas are now in bloom, as are many of our hybrid teas. This is about two weeks earlier that we like to see them bloom. Most of you … Continue reading

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What’s Blooming This Week In My Alabama Garden

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Blooming Monday! What’s Blooming This Week In My Alabama Garden

Join us for Garden Bloggers Bloom Day at May Dreams Gardens Shout out to Tom @ http://www.TallCloverFarm.com for encouraging me to grow ‘Buff Beauty” rose. It is featured in this clip and has been a great rose in my Alabama … Continue reading

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Blooming Monday – What’s In Bloom In My Alabama Garden

Temps are still in the 80’s in Alabama. Hard to believe that we are already seeing the temps of summer this early in the year. We did have several days of rain last week and that has helped push the … Continue reading

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