It truly is the most wonderful time of the year. A time to catch up with family and friends and a change to share a little Christmas cheer with the world around you. This year, the Rose Chat Podcast crew put together a short video to help celebrate the season… Just in case you ever wondered what the Rose Chat Podcast folks are really like..
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.
Chris, you are such a natural on camera AND a natural comedian! LOL! Thanks for the laughs and hope to see you in 2015! Love to you and all your loved ones. Diane
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Diane, Thank you so much. We had a big time recording that video! Much love and a Merry Christmas to you. Here’s to a awesome 2015…..
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Merry Christmas to you all! Thanks for sharing so much of yourselves through the year.
Merry Christmas . May 2015 be filled with great JOY!