Not only are we seeing the deep rich hues of our dark colored roses, we are also seeing a spectacular showing of white roses this week. Pictured below are ‘Iceberg’ and ‘Moondance’ Floribundas along with blooms of ‘Pope John Paul … Continue reading
A quick video tour of our summer rose garden. We have about sixty roses under cultivation within the confines of our fenced backyard. Enjoy the tour. My apologies for the videography!
Posted in #roses, Cinco de Mayo, Don Juan, Dream Come True, Iceberg, Julia Child, LavaFlow, Lavaglut, Mardi Gras, Moondance, Queen Elizabeth, Stories
Tagged rose garden video
Happy Garden Blogger’s Bloom Day! Check out other garden bloggers photos at http://www.MayDreamsGardens.com It’s also Fertilizer Friday! Check out other’s who “flaunt their flowers” at http://www.TootsieTime.com
Posted in #roses, Buff Beauty, Fertilizer Friday, Garden Bloggers Bloom Day, Iceberg, Knock Out Roses, LavaFlow, Lavaglut, Queen Elizabeth, Veteran's Honor
Tagged Buff Beauty, Garden Bloggers Bloom Day, lavaflow, lavaglut, Queen Elizabeth, roses, veterans honor
Dean Hodge, Consulting Rosarian Birmingham, Alabama TEN COMMANDMENTS FOR GROWING ROSES Keeping the biblical 10 commandments ensures a good and rewarding life. They are guides for human behavior. Also growing roses has established rules. These are: I. Thou shall have … Continue reading
Iceberg – floribunda White – Introduced in 1958 ARS Rating – 8.5 This rose is what I call a gardeners friend. Once planted, it needs only routine care and will bloom and re-bloom the most beautiful sprays of white roses. Here in zone … Continue reading
This floribunda is a solid winner in my garden. Beautiful flushes of blooms from Spring to Fall. If you’re looking for a great white rose, choose ‘Iceberg’.
> From the summer of 2010
>Here it is late November and I still have roses blooming! If the hard frosts hold off, we may even have a few for Christmas. In bloom today: Julia Child – Floribunda Iceberg – Floribunda I think this year, I … Continue reading
>It is a beautiful Saturday in Helena, Alabama. The temp is in the low 70’s, the sun is shining, my roses are blooming and I am on my second cup of Pike Place Roast….. Who could ask for more? Pictured … Continue reading