>Color Blend


“Double Delight” – Hybrid Tea
Beautiful Crimson and White blend
Richly fragrant
“Dream Come True” – Grandiflora
Wonderful Yellow and Pink blooms.
Yellow color is more prevalent in the cool fall weather.
No fragrance


About Chris VanCleave - America's Favorite Rose Gardener

Christopher R. VanCleave – America’s Favorite Rose Gardener Nicknamed "The Redneck Rosarian”, Chris VanCleave is passionate about gardening and growing roses. He is an active member of the Birmingham chapter of the American Rose Society, serving two terms as President. In 2007, he created the Rose Chat Podcast which has reached over a half a million listeners with news and information on growing on growing the world’s most beloved flower, the rose. He was a contributor to the 2015 Southern Living Gardening Book, has appeared on P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home television show and was featured in the June 2015 issue of Southern Living Magazine. Locally, Chris serves as Chairman of the Helena Alabama Beautification Board where he has spearheaded efforts to create a sustainable landscape in one of the top one hundred places to live in the United States. His writing is seen at About.com and on his popular website; RedneckRosarian.com, where he chronicles his gardening adventures and explores an intrinsic mix of life, faith and gardening. An agent of change with over 20 years’ experience in process innovation, Mr. VanCleave is leading the charge to reinvigorate horticultural societies and helping them to reach their full potential in the social media age.
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13 Responses to >Color Blend

  1. >Hi Chris. Your Dream Come True rose is just beautiful. Lovely images with the water drops.


  2. >You inspired me to spend an afternoon nosing around the Tulsa Rose Garden yesterday. I took a lot of nice rose photos but none that surpassed yours.


  3. Jim Groble says:

    >Stunning. The reds, whites and yellows blend to make a wonderful bloom. jim


  4. >Tulsa, Glad you got out to see the Rose Garden. Can't wait to see some of your photos!


  5. >what beautiful, vibrant color.


  6. >Awesome, nature is so incredibly amazing and the rose so fresh.


  7. AussiePomm says:

    >I so love the Double Delight, but my ALL TIME favourite, would be Kentucky Derby… A full bloom, double petalous, and a very strong, sweet perfume and a prolific bloomer as well!!!Mine is up as well at WW Pests, Pets and Petals!Have a great WW!


  8. caite says:

    >I especially love the yellow in that second one.. lovely.


  9. Anonymous says:

    >hey your blog design is very nice, neat and fresh and with updated content, make people feel peace and I always like browsing your site.- Murk


  10. amandab says:

    >I love the ssecond one, I think the more yellow just gives it a softer, nore beautiful look :)Happy WW!


  11. >These are both great roses. There is a nice story behind 'Dream Come True' and 'Double Delight' is just amazing to have in the garden.


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