Tag Archives: ARS

#ItsARoseThing at the American Rose Society Fall Nationals – Syracuse, New York

Rose enthusiasts from around the world are gathering in Syracuse New York this weekend for the 2015 American Rose Society Fall Nationals. Continue reading

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An Award & Holiday Cheer Challenge Update

Chris VanCleave aka “The Redneck Rosarian” is awarded the Bronze Honor Medal from the Birmingham Rose Society. This is the highest honor that can be awarded at a local Rose Society. Mr. VanCleave’s work on increasing membership, chairing the 2011 & 2012 rose shows as well as a commitment to community service were all mentioned in remarks given by Dr. Harold Settle at the awards event. Continue reading

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What’s Blooming This Week

Come see what’s blooming this week in our 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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Roses At Biltmore | America’s Downton Abbey

Listen to Lucas Jack – Rosarian at the famed Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina. It’s America’s Downton Abbey! Continue reading

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New Roses Arrive For 2013

Chris VanCleave, aka “The RedneckRosarian” reveals what’s inside a delivered box of roses. Continue reading

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Guides For Selecting Roses

I have been giving a lot of thought lately to how well my roses are performing in my garden. I am beginning to ask myself, am I really buying roses that will perform well in my “neck of the woods”? I have … Continue reading

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Our Lady of Guadalupe – Floribunda

With the recent rains, we have seen our roses bounce back considerably. We originally had three shrubs of ‘Our Lady of Guadalupe” and lost one this spring. They were planted in a row and the middle one died. I replaced it with … Continue reading

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Rose Hill Garden Tour 2012

One of the great blessings of being a member of a local rose society is the opportunity to visit members gardens. We had the great privilege to visit one such garden this past Monday. “Rose Hill” was constructed around 2000 and has … Continue reading

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Day 25 – National Rose Month

The Fairy – Polyantha Light Pink – Introduced in 1932 ARS Rating – 8.7 It’s National Rose Month. There has never been a better time to join the American Rose Society. It is one of our nation’s oldest horticultural societies and is dedicated … Continue reading

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