‘Scentimental’ Journey

Since planting 3 shrubs of ‘Scentimental’ floribunda this Spring, they have sprung to life! I have observed their growth habit and blooms. Each are unique.  Notice in this sequence of photos how the blooms are different. Taken from May to August 2011 

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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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3 Responses to ‘Scentimental’ Journey

  1. That’s some gorgeous roses and they’re changing just makes them more interesting…..


  2. This particular rose just fascinates me Chris! No two roses are alike. Each bloom is its’ own little surprise party 🙂 Thanks for sharing the ever changing ‘Scentimental’ Journey. She brings instant smiles!


  3. Dear Chris, Looking at each picture, it’s hard to believe this is the same plant. Love the way you displayed it. P.


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