Tag Archives: Companion Plants For Roses

My Dalliance With Dahlias

Bren at BGGarden.com encouraged me to grow dahlias in the early Spring and then her blog post, “Dare To Dahlia” just sealed the deal.  I planted these with not much hope of seeing a bloom as big as a dinner plate, … 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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Spring Garden Walk

What a difference a couple of weeks makes in the garden. The warm temps (80′s) in March have caused our roses to begin early. I actually pruned most of my roses pretty hard this year and did not expect to … Continue reading

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