Category Archives: Mr. Lincoln

July Garden Walk – Video

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Garden Bloggers Bloom Day

Garden Bloggers Bloom Day is a great way to share the blooms in your garden. Thanks to May Dreams Gardens  for sponsoring this event. If you love roses, be sure to check out our radio program called RoseChat on BlogTalkRadio. The … Continue reading

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>Bloom Week – Thursday – "Mr. Lincoln" – Hybrid Tea

> One of the most beloved Hybrid Tea roses of all time is Mr. Lincoln. Mr. Lincoln, was introduced the year I was born (coincidence, I’m sure) in1965 and quickly became an All American Rose Selections winner. Just like its … Continue reading

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>Fall Blooms – Mr. Lincoln

> The end of summer in Alabama is always a welcome relief. The endless days of 90 + degree weather kinda gets to ya after a while. With the cooler temps comes some of the most magnificent blooms of the … Continue reading

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>Wordless Wednesday – "Mr. Lincoln"


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>Monday’s Blooms

> “Dream Come True” “Double Delight” “Mr. Lincoln”

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>Mr. Lincoln

> Despite being reduced to a single cane this past winter, Mr. Lincoln is putting out some great blooms. And to think, I almost shovel pruned him in February…… Patience. Patience……

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>Garden Color

>The heat of summer has arrived in Alabama. Temps in the upper 80’s to low 90’s and lots of humidity. I can report that we are having normal rainfall amounts for the first time in many a summer and our … Continue reading

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>Spring Pruning 2010 – Complete

> It has been raining here for two days now. I was determined to prune this week come “hell or high water”, I never imagined the latter would occur, but it did. Just up the road, The Cahaba River is … Continue reading

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>Final Bloom of 2009 – Final Thoughts Of The Season

> Once again, Mr. Lincoln is our final bloom of the year. Even though I had to brave a blowing rain to get it; it was well worth it. This specimen has a beautiful long stem and foliage with a … Continue reading

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