Tag Archives: roses

#ThrowBackThursday – Roses of Moss Mountain Farm

Rosarian Chris VanCleave shares two varieties of roses growing at Moss Mountain Farm; home of Gardening and Lifestyle expert P. Allen Smith 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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Visions in White

Two white roses in my garden that I wouldn’t be without. Moondance is a beautiful floribunda with classic form. This rose has a creamy white center. Blooms in flushes throughout the blooming season. Moderate to good disease resistance. Iceberg aka … Continue reading

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Roses On The Rise – Doris Day – Roses You’ll Want To Grow In 2015

Rose Gardening Expert Chris VanCleave shares his insights on growing ‘Doris Day’ a new floribunda from Weeks Roses for 2015 Continue reading

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Roses on the Rise – Bejazzo – Roses You’ll Want To Grow In 2015

Bejazzo – Climbing rose from Kordes makes the list of Roses On The Rise for 2015. Continue reading

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What’s Blooming Today – Roses

Sharing blooms from my Alabama rose garden. Yes you can grow beautiful roses. If I can do it, anyone can! Continue reading

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Friday’s Flowers

TGIF! So glad to see this week come to an end. A steady rain fell last night in the garden. At this time of year this rain always brings with it cooler temps and seems to help the leaves make … Continue reading

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Recent Rose Chat Podcasts You May Have Missed

If you’ve been following this blog a while you know I love roses. I love to grow them, show others how to grow them and I love to talk about them. So much so that I created the Rose Chat … Continue reading

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Fall Blooms Are Best

The rose blooms of fall take on an almost magical appearance. The colors more vibrant, blooms reaching a state of near perfection. Rose gardening expert Chris VanCleave shares a few blooms from his Helena Alabama rose garden. Continue reading

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A Long Hot Summer

Rose gardening expert Chris VanCleave reflects on the summer. With all its trials and tribulations, there is still to be derived from the garden. Continue reading

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