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Tag Archives: Rose Expert
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
Posted in #roses, Alabama, Care And Feeding, Rose Care, Rose Report, roses Tagged Deep South, flowers, garden, gardening, growing roses, july, nature, No Spray Roses, Photography, plants, rosarian, Rose Expert, Rose Photography, roses, shrub roses, Star Roses & Plants, Sustainable Gardening, tough roses, Weeks Roses 7 Comments
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
Posted in National Rose Month, Uncategorized Tagged advocacy, advocate, American Rose Society, gardening, gardens, Grow, Helena Alabama, plant, Rose Expert, roses, Shelby County Alabama, shelby living 7 Comments
Valentine’s Day Flower Care – Keeping Your Blooms FRESH!
Millions will receive flowers on Valentine’s Day and will wonder “how do I extend the life of the blooms I received?” Here are my tips for getting the most out of your Valentine’s Day gift. CONDITION THE BLOOMS If they arrive in … Continue reading
Posted in #roses, flower care, Uncategorized, valentines day Tagged blooms, day, flower care, flowers, gift, growing roses, roese, Rose Expert, valentines, Valentines Day 2 Comments
Resolutions for Rose Gardeners
Celebrity Rose Gardener Chris VanCleave aka The Redneck Rosarian shares his Rose Resolutions for 2016 Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged American Rose Society, local rose advice, New Roses, new years resolutions, rose advice, Rose Expert, roses 9 Comments
#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
Posted in American Rose Society, Rose Show, roses Tagged #ItsARoseThing, American Rose Society, ARS, Convention, New York, Rose Expert, roses, Syracuse, Tourism, travel Leave a comment
First Bloom of 2015 – Climbing Pinkie
Rose Gardening Expert Chris VanCleave reveals the first bloom in his garden for 2015 and shares changes that are underway in his garden space. Continue reading
Posted in Climbing Pinkie, Crescendo, First Bloom Tagged Alabama, Climbing Pinkie, Earth Kind Roses, gardening, Grow Roses, Rose Expert, rosechat, roses, spring, talk roses 9 Comments
Get Low! Here’s How to Prune Your Roses
Rose gardening expert Chris VanCleave offers his tips for pruning repeat blooming roses in this tutorial video and companion blog post. Do you know the three D’s of rose pruning? Continue reading
Posted in #MooPooCrew, #roses, Alabama, Pruning, YouTube Tagged Alabama, American Rose Society, gardening, helena al, prune your roses, Pruning, rose care, Rose Expert, rose pruning, spring, springtime 14 Comments
2015 Birmingham Home & Garden Show – Y’all Come!
Join rose gardening expert Chris VanCleave aka The Redneck Rosarian along with Those Fabulous Beekman Boys, John & Whitney Spinks from HGTV’s Flipping the Block and Christie Dedman, Birmingham’s Bargain Mom for a weekend of fun and interesting ideas at the 2015 Birmingham Home & Garden Show at the BJCC Continue reading
Preserving Valentine’s Day Flowers
Rose gardening expert Chris VanCleave aka “The Redneck Rosarian” shares his tips on preserving Valentine’s Day blooms for maximum longevity and enjoyment. Continue reading
Posted in #roses, Alabama, Articles, tips, valentines day Tagged Advice, blooms, Delivery, Extend the life of your blooms, florist, flowers, Preserving Flowers, Rose Expert, roses, tips, tricks, Valentine, Valentines Day 3 Comments
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
Posted in #MooPooCrew, #roses, Artistry, Moondance, Pope John Paul II, Sweet Drift Tagged Alabama, autumn, blooms, Fall, fall roses, flowers, garden, garden photography, gardening, gardening expert, nature, Photography, Pope John Paul II, rose, Rose Expert, roses 6 Comments