Climbing Pinkie | Polyantha | Earth Kind Rose | National Rose Month

This is by far my favorite climbing rose to date. Produces tiny clusters of blooms is very disease resistant and is just plain beautiful. It was designated as an Earth Kind rose by the Ag program at Texas A & M University. You can listen to my interview with Dr. Steve George on  Rose Chat Radio  by clicking on the link.

Climbing Pinkie

Climbing Pinkie

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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 and on his popular website;, 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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4 Responses to Climbing Pinkie | Polyantha | Earth Kind Rose | National Rose Month

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  2. CurtissAnn says:

    I can’t wait until my Climbing Pinkie gets that big!! The leaves are so tender and lovely.


  3. ĽAdelaide says:

    oh, this one is gorgeous too! I always enjoy your sharing your roses and knowledge. My roses were gorgeous this year but now it’s raining-practically unheard of here-and my roses are not so happy. mildew is just around the corner!


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