Tag Archives: roses

Roses on the Rise – Bejazzo – Roses You’ll Want To Grow In 2015

Bejazzo – Climbing rose from Kordes makes the list of Roses On The Rise for 2015. Continue reading

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What’s Blooming Today – Roses

Sharing blooms from my Alabama rose garden. Yes you can grow beautiful roses. If I can do it, anyone can! Continue reading

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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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Recent Rose Chat Podcasts You May Have Missed

If you’ve been following this blog a while you know I love roses. I love to grow them, show others how to grow them and I love to talk about them. So much so that I created the Rose Chat … Continue reading

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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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