St. Patrick | The Rose, His Prayer For Advent

St. Patrick Hybrid Tea Rose

St. Patrick’s Breastplate is a popular prayer attributed to one of Ireland’s most beloved patron saints. According to tradition, St. Patrick wrote it in 433 A.D. for divine protection before successfully converting the Irish King Leoghaire and his subjects from paganism to Christianity.

Garden Legends David C. H. Austin Snr Epic Rose Legacy Lives On

David C. H. Austin Snr., Father of English Roses, will be remembered as one of the greatest rose breeders and rosarians of all time, and is also responsible for creating the world’s first horticultural brand.

Biltmore Rose Trials Results 2018

‘Princess Charlene De Monaco’ of Meilland International claims three awards at the 2018 International Biltmore Rose Trials: ‘Most Outstanding Rose’, ‘Best Hybrid Tea’, & ‘Most Fragrant Rose’, the 2nd ‘Best Hybrid Tea’ for Meilland since ‘Francis Meilland won in 2014.

Transplanting ‘Cape Diamond’ Climbing Rose

Transplanting ‘Cape Diamond’ Climbing Rose One of the most often asked questions: “What fertilizer do you use?” Espoma Organic is an excellent organic choice, and I notice an amazing difference when I add ‘Biotone’ to new plants or when transplanting. ‘Cape Diamond’ was received and planted last year. We determined Continue Reading

Three Climbing Roses You’ll Want!

Here’s a frequently asked question: “What’s a great climbing rose bush?”  ‘7 Traits of a Good Climbing Rose’ ‘Party Hardy’ ‘Above All’ ‘Cape Diamond’ 7 Traits of a Great Climbing Rose Bush: Perpetual Bloom Cycle Winter Hardiness Tested in zones 3-9 Colorful Disease resistant Fragrant Easy care Vigorous rapid bloom Continue Reading