Rose Garden of| Sakura City, Japan

The Section Featuring Shade Tolerant Roses: On the Top: 'Rush' under the roof, 'Pompon Blanc Parfait', left 'Prosperity'

“Every year, from the end of April to the beginning of May, ‘The Mystery Rose’ of the Hotta Estate of Sakura, Japan gives hundreds of gorgeous pink flowers, fascinating all the visitors to the estate.”

Planting Roses in The Fall

'Weeping' Rose and Leaves

“The tints of autumn…a mighty flower garden blossoming under the spell of the enchanter, frost.” ― John Greenleaf Whittier   Beveridge D. Fergusson’s Scottish Proverbs circa 1641 proclaimed, “An open confession is good for the soul.” I openly confess I have never planted a rose bush in the fall. I Continue Reading