Rose Beauty Wins Over Sustenance

Contrary to ancient edicts to plow under roses for crops we plowed under the crops to put in the Jackson & Perkins trial rose garden, while we can’t eat them they create ambience for wine & rose tours ~ Susan Fox

Building A New Rose Garden

Welcome To Green Acres: “What’s A Hybrid Tea?”

Planting A Memorial Day Rose Garden

'Memorial Day' Blooming on a Fall Day in Illinois

“Planting a Memorial Rose Garden can give us a place to honor & remember those made immortal by giving their life for patriotism and love of country.”

Roses Things-To-Do Fall Checklist

'Oso Easy' Paprika in the Fall | Falling Leaves

Temperatures in September are perfect to spend time in your rose garden throughout much of the country. You can enjoy the fruits of your labor and contemplate strategies for expansion and begin to winterize your roses. Make it a family activity by getting the children involved and teaching them about Continue Reading

13 Reasons Mom Needs A Rose Garden

The Rose Garden

Mother’s Day is next Sunday. Living rose bushes make the perfect gift. Star Roses Apricot Drift, and the ever popular Weeks Roses ‘Julia Child’ are perfect for the garden and/or transplanting in a beautiful piece of garden art. You can select a hand-painted pot for Mom to transplant your rose into. Continue Reading