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Five Great Summer Reads – Books to Delight the Gardener Within You

America’s Favorite Rose Gardener Chris VanCleave aka “The Redneck Rosarian” shares five books he just can’t put down this summer. Continue reading

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It’s July! Show Us Your Bloomers!

America’s Favorite Rose Gardener, Chris VanCleave shares his “tried and true” roses. Those varieties that seem to thrive despite the record heat of July. Continue reading

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Roses on the Rise | Candy Cane Cocktail | Roses You’ll Want To Grow

America’s Favorite Rose Gardener, Chris VanCleave shares another in his “Roses on the Rise” series showcasing new roses that are superior performers and varieties he’s sure you’ll want to grow. Continue reading

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Downton Abbey Roses from Weeks Roses + a Giveaway

Celebrity Rose Gardener Chris VanCleave aka The Redneck Rosarian previews the fabulous new collection of roses from Weeks Roses, named in honor of the internationally acclaimed series, Downton Abbey 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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3 Gardening Books I’m Giving This Christmas

Chris VanCleave shares 3 awesome gardening books he’s giving for Christmas this year. These books will make excellent additions to their libraries. Continue reading

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Brrrrrr – My Roses Are Cold!

Winter is on it’s way! Cool temps signal the final roses of the year. Chris VanCleave shares a few of the final blooms from his Alabama rose garden. Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday

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Wordless Wednesday – Head Shots

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Sunday’s Blooms & Blessings

Spectacular rose blooms abound in the rose garden of Chris VanCleave, aka The Redneck Rosarian. Cultivating Life & Roses In The Deep South Continue reading

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