Tag Archives: rose gardening expert

Who’s Afraid of the Big Bare Root?

I remember the first time I ordered roses online and they arrived bare root. Opening that box and seeing those newspaper soaked bare roots staring back at me, I was mortified. How do I plant these? Where is the pot … Continue reading

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Great Times at the Birmingham Home & Garden Show

Rose gardening expert Chris VanCleave aka The Redneck Rosarian recaps his recent celebrity appearance at the Birmingham Home & Garden Show appearing with HGTV’s Flipping the Block winners John & Whitney Spinks and Those Fabulous Beekman Boys at the largest Home & Garden event in Alabama. Continue reading

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Friday WOW! – Grande Amore’ Hybrid Tea Rose

Just had to share this spectacular bloom of Grande Amore’ a beautiful red hybrid tea rose from Kordes roses. Second year in our garden with no spray and is producing some beautifully fragrant blooms. Hope you have a great weekend!

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Summer Blooms

Rose gardening expert Chris VanCleave shares a few blooms from his Alabama rose garden Continue reading

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Growing Great Roses – Biltmore Rose Trials Interview for HGTV Gardens

Rose gardening expert Chris VanCleave aka “The Redneck Rosarian” chats with Mick Telkamp for HGTV Gardens on growing great roses and also about the recent Biltmore International Rose Trials Continue reading

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The Thankful Gardener

Chris VanCleave aka “The Redneck Rosarian” reflects on the gardening year past in this article “The Thankful Gardener” Continue reading

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