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Fall Blooms Are Best

The rose blooms of fall take on an almost magical appearance. The colors more vibrant, blooms reaching a state of near perfection. Rose gardening expert Chris VanCleave shares a few blooms from his Helena Alabama rose garden. Continue reading

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A Long Hot Summer

Rose gardening expert Chris VanCleave reflects on the summer. With all its trials and tribulations, there is still to be derived from the garden. Continue reading

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Friday WOW! – Grande Amore’ Hybrid Tea Rose

Just had to share this spectacular bloom of Grande Amore’ a beautiful red hybrid tea rose from Kordes roses. Second year in our garden with no spray and is producing some beautifully fragrant blooms. Hope you have a great weekend!

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Friday WOW! The Van Lear Rose

This beautiful rose was introduced in 2011 by Select Roses and is named to honor country music legend Loretta Lynn’s 50 year anniversary in the music industry. Still new in my garden, these first year bloom have been show stoppers! … Continue reading

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The Gift of a Rose – Sally Holmes

Rose gardening expert Chris VanCleave asks the question, do you give garden roses as gifts? Continue reading

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Summer Blooms

Rose gardening expert Chris VanCleave shares a few blooms from his Alabama rose garden Continue reading

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The Golden Gate Experiment

Rose gardening expert Chris VanCleave shares the results of a rose growing experiment with the rose ‘Golden Gate’ a beautiful fragrant climbing roses from Kordes, Germany. Certified Roses. Continue reading

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Growing Great Roses – Biltmore Rose Trials Interview for HGTV Gardens

Rose gardening expert Chris VanCleave aka “The Redneck Rosarian” chats with Mick Telkamp for HGTV Gardens on growing great roses and also about the recent Biltmore International Rose Trials Continue reading

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Roses in Bloom this Week

Come check out what’s blooming this week in Chris’ Alabama rose garden Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Ronald Reagan Hybrid Tea

It’s another Wordless Wednesday and rose gardening expert Chris VanCleave shares another beautiful bloom from his Alabama rose garden. Continue reading

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