“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.”
‘The Rose Garden of Fukushima’ by Maya Moore has been awarded it’s 2018 literary award by the World Federation of Roses for 2018 as a work of art and historical relevance.
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.
We’re welcoming spring at the Chicago Flower & Garden Show this week! Plan to join me as we tour 25 gardens where the theme is “FLOWERTALES: Every Garden Has A Story To Tell”, brought to you by our sponsor Jackson & Perkins, March 14-18 at Navy Pier. You can tweet Continue Reading
“It is the time you have wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important.” ~ Antoine de Saint Exupery