Tag Archives: Helena Alabama

Be an Advocate for Roses

Advocacy is defined as “public support or a recommendation for a particular cause or policy”. It’s no secret that I have long been an advocate for roses. Whether it’s traveling on a national speaking tour speaking to rose societies on … Continue reading

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Roses On The Rise – The Albrighton Rambler – Roses You’ll Want To Grow in 2016

Celebrity rose gardener Chris VanCleave aka “The Redneck Rosarian” releases the first report of his “Roses on the Rise” for 2016. Evaluated from his personal rose garden in Alabama, Chris shares his insights and recommendations for adding new roses to your garden for the coming year. Continue reading

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November In The Rose Garden – Fall Rose Care Tips

In his latest blog post, rose gardening expert Chris VanCleave shares a few tips for fall rose care. Continue reading

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Friday’s Flowers

Chris shares insights on the coloration of his fall blooms from his Alabama rose garden. Continue reading

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The Power of Flowers – Sundays in the South

In his popular Sundays in the South series, Chris shares his blooms from the garden and some thoughts on flowers and the power that they hold in all our lives. Continue reading

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Friday Flowers – Hybrid Teas

Hybrid Tea roses are beginning to bloom in central Alabama. Check out rose gardening expert Chris VanCleave’s blooms. Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Container Gardening & Iris In Bloom

It’s Wordless Wednesday! Join in the fun by posting your photos ONLY to your blog… Let the photos speak for you! Continue reading

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And So It Begins – Bloom Season

The long awaited bloom season has arrived. Slowly at first, but now with the days advancing more and more of our cherished roses are beginning to shine.   First Bloom of Climbing Pinkie – Climbing Polyantha – Earth Kind   … Continue reading

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New Growth, Buds & A Bloom

Spring has arrived in Helena Alabama and the Redneck Rosarian’s garden is gearing up for blooms! Continue reading

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Welcome Spring!

Rose Gardening Expert Chris VanCleave shares the signs of spring in his Alabama rose garden. Continue reading

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