I will never take for granted the amazing folks I’ve met using the internet to grow in the ……
You’ve heard the saying a millions times but I seriously can’t help but say ‘ If I can grow them … you can too!’ when I share about roses. I’m a fairly new rose-fanatic and I want to help you grow success like I have so please be sure to ask questions on my blog […]
Funny what will inspired us to share something so easy to take for granted each day. That is what almost happen to this hosta plant that is a companion to my roses for the past 8 years in one of my landscape. This hosta just outside my mud room door to the garden is captivating […]
As I plant my veggies starters and seeds for a late spring – early summer harvest I can’t help but think of the beautiful blooms I am adding to the garden. When I look at the Spring garden it is like a canvas just calling me to splash it with playful and welcoming color. Today […]
This winter we made records with over 7 feet of snow and freezing temperatures in my Ohio garden. With the cold winter fresh in my mind it has been nerve racking as I wait for my roses to start showing signs of life. The past six months in the rose garden has totally been […]
Before leaving for Charolette, North Carolina I Googled to see if there were any gardens that maybe open during my visit this weekend. The beautiful website of McGill Rose Garden was the first on the search results. After a beautiful drive down to the Carolinas’ I couldn’t wait to see what would be blooming. The […]
There is no denying it was a long hard winter with over 7 feet of snow that fell on my Ohio garden. I’ve spent the last few days cutting back the roses in the landscape farther then I have ever had to do in the past 7 years of growing. I cringe as I walk […]
Patiently waiting in my Northwest Ohio ( gardening zone 5b ) garden for the sunshine and warmer temperatures to wake up my rose shrubs. It is the first week with temperatures above freezing and I’m anxious to see any signs of life coming from my treasured roses. With all the excitement being shared on social […]
I love sharing daily year-round about roses so when I received my copy of Four Seasons of Roses by Susan Fox you can imagine my excitement. Susan provides a calender, plenty of note space and detailed information about what to do in your rose garden January – December. One of my Favorite Rose Shrubs to […]
Do you believe there is such a thing as too much of a good thing? When it comes to certain roses I believe there is no such thing as too many. Today I’m encouraging my readers to stop and smell the roses in pairs. When you are shopping for roses pay close attention to how […]
It’s another rose share
for me… so much going on in my greenhouse, home and garden and this Lorette Lynn rose from Biltmore Estate Garden Center is captivating me today in the garden.
NO DOUBT … I knew I must grow this and I had to Tweet Bill at Ball Hort
: ” DUDE …. you are holding out on me!” I had no idea Ball Horticulture had roses!