Category Archives: Swamp Rose

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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What’s Blooming This Week In My Alabama Garden

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Day 16 – National Rose Month

Rosa Palustris – ‘Swamp Rose’ – Species Rose This is the only rose that I am aware of that will tolerate “wet feet”. It is for the very reason that I purchased this rose. The area on the side of our … Continue reading

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>Bloomin Monday

>I just love this time of year. Everything starts blooming all at once. Roses, iris, honeysuckle, all of which blend together for some intoxicating fragrances…… This is what is blooming in my garden this week: “Julia Child” – Floribunda “Rosa … Continue reading

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>Bloomin Friday

> From my morning garden walk: Amaryllis in bloom! (yes, I do have plants other than roses…ha) Knockouts! Swamp Rose close up Swamp rose

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>Wordless Wednesday – "Swamp Rose" Species Rose


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>My Rose Show Results – Birmingham Rose Show 2010

> Do you ever go somewhere expecting nothing to happen, and then everything happens? So it was at the Birmingham Rose Show today. I had a few blooms and two bright ideas for arrangements to take to the show, with … Continue reading

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>Antique Rose Seminar – Petals From The Past

> Tina and I struck out for Jemison, Alabama early this morning to attend an Antique Rose seminar sponsored by “Petals From The Past”, a garden shop specializing in Antique Roses and old fashioned Perennials. Most of his roses are … Continue reading

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