Winter Sowing Roses from Seeds in Zone 6/7

Write this down as another first time gardening seed starting attempt thing! Even after growing my cut flower garden all these years, believe it or not, there are still things that I have never tried to grow before. One such flower that I've never tried to grow from seed are roses. You see rose seeds…

Wednesday Flower Arrangement #2 – Beautiful Roses and Sweet William Dianthus

I know I complain a lot on these blog posts. I feel like I sometimes go on and on about what goes wrong, but this time I really want to focus on what goes right - ROSES. Even though I only have three roses bushes in my yard, I get so excited when they start…

‘Lady of Shalott’ David Austin Roses – Growing Cut Flowers

I don't talk about perennials here on the blog very often. The main reason for that, is that I don't have many perennials. However, I do have a couple bushes that I rely on for some very nice color throughout the season.  Today, I wanted to briefly talk about roses. I have three rose bushes.…

Propagating Roses (the easy way)

Hi Lovelies, First, my apologies that the past few posts were the products of automatic scheduling. I had to go out of town at the last minute, and was absolutely determined to keep up with Blog-tober. There's a frost predicted this week, which is a total bummer - but it also means that I'll finally…