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Wordless Wednesday

Join in the #WordlessWednesday fun by sharing your blooms and not your words! Rose gardening expert Chris VanCleave shares a few pics from his Alabama rose garden. Continue reading

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Weeks Roses – A Trusted Friend In The Rose Garden

Join Chris VanCleave aka “The Redneck Rosarian” as he walks us through just a few of the Week’s varieties that are growing in his Alabama rose garden. Week’s roses is a major producer of award winning roses. Continue reading

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July Garden Walk – Video

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Grow Floribundas For Maximum Bloom Impact

I have always been a fan of floribundas. But it was my wife who suggested we plant as many as we have now. At last count, 20.  She loves to see a garden in glorious bloom for three seasons out … Continue reading

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May 2012 Garden Walk

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What’s Blooming This Week In My Alabama Rose Garden

We are in the midst of the second flush of bloom on many of our roses. We are also seeing some of the first blooms on our new miniflora and miniature roses. Thrip damage is still bad in this area. … Continue reading

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What’s Blooming This Week In My Alabama Garden

Even with the frenzy of the Rose Show last week, I still had time to snap a few photos in the garden. The first flush of bloom on our roses is ending and deadheading has already begun. In fact, the … Continue reading

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What’s Blooming This Week In My Alabama Garden

The temps continue to be in the upper 80’s and the roses and perennials are putting on a big show.  As usual, ‘Julia Child’ floribunda is stealing the show with a profusion of beautiful yellow blooms.  ‘Barbara Bush’ hybrid tea … Continue reading

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What’s Blooming This Week In My Alabama Garden

Wow! It was almost 90 degrees here today. Can’t believe that we are having summer temps in April.  This extreme heat has pushed the roses to bloom in record time. We are actually seeing peak blooms this week with our Floribunda & … Continue reading

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My Garden In Bloom!

It been a blooming week in the rose garden. Most of our floribundas are now in bloom, as are many of our hybrid teas. This is about two weeks earlier that we like to see them bloom. Most of you … Continue reading

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