Flush of Blooms In My Alabama Rose Garden



‘Artistry’ hybrid tea in the foreground and ‘Iceberg’ on the right

'Lavaglut' to the left and 'Scentimental' to the right

‘Lavaglut’ to the left and ‘Scentimental’ to the right


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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16 Responses to Flush of Blooms In My Alabama Rose Garden

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  2. rainyleaf says:

    My Julia Child is just getting ready to bloom, I can’t wait! All the roses are covered in buds here in the Pacific Northwest, they should be open next week…hurray!


  3. Susan Hemann says:

    Just stunning Chris. I would love to walk through your garden.


  4. Imelda says:

    Wow! You are living in paradise. 🙂


  5. Lona says:

    Just gorgeous Chris. I love all angles of your garden. To a rose lover it is wonderful to take in all the blooms.


  6. It is a very amazing rose garden; I really love your photos.


  7. KG Visions says:

    Amazing! Thank you for sharing.


  8. Your roses are so beautiful and healthy!

    Blessings ~ Wendy


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