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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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New Rose – ‘Butter Me Up’ Miniature

Tina made a recent trip to S & W Greenhouse in White House, Tn. She called as she left there and said “I think I have a problem. I bought a dozen new roses and don’t think I have enough … Continue reading

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My Dalliance With Dahlias

Bren at BGGarden.com encouraged me to grow dahlias in the early Spring and then her blog post, “Dare To Dahlia” just sealed the deal.  I planted these with not much hope of seeing a bloom as big as a dinner plate, … Continue reading

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What’s Blooming This Week In My Alabama Garden

The temps continue to be in the upper 80’s and the roses and perennials are putting on a big show.  As usual, ‘Julia Child’ floribunda is stealing the show with a profusion of beautiful yellow blooms.  ‘Barbara Bush’ hybrid tea … Continue reading

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Celebrating The Joy Roses Bring – Weekend Smiles

It was a great weekend in the garden. Despite the threat of bad weather on Saturday, we had a number of people stop by to see the roses. Mr. & Mrs. Rigg of Helena, AL stopped to see our roses. … Continue reading

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