For Chris VanCleave aka "The Redneck Rosarian", growing roses has become a passion. An American Rose Society Accredited Consulting Rosarian, Chris is an active member of the Birmingham Rose Society and most recently served two terms as President. He is a member of the American Rose Society serving on the Marketing and Membership committees. His writing appears at About.com, on his popular blog, RedneckRosarian.com where he chronicles his gardening adventures and explores an intrinsic mix of life, faith and gardening. Creator and host of Rose Chat Radio, the only broadcast dedicated to growing roses, Chris is a tireless advocate of our national floral emblem; the rose. He and his wife tend a rose garden of over 150 roses just south of Birmingham, Alabama.
“Hi, my name is Sam Jones and I love growing roses. And, I want to thank you for loving to grow roses too! My love of growing roses has led to me exhibiting them, arranging them and sharing them with friends and neighbors. And, because I love growing roses, I’ve served the rose community on a local, district and national level. Now, I want to be your next Am […]