Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Sweet Blooms in the Rose Garden….


Just a few roses to share with you today.  I was working in the garden and the scent drifts all through the back of the house.  Love, love, love this early treat of blooms in April.  Enjoy…..
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‘Raspberry Swirl’ by Jackson and Perkins
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Entrance to the Rose Garden with Spring Blooms
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‘French Lace’
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This is a rescue rose from a very old local garden that was being demolished.  I think it is an old Bourbon Rose, if you can ID it, let me know.  I believe it to be a once bloomer and it is covered in buds.  VERY FRAGRANT.
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It’s a joy to see all the roses come back to life and see them from the windows in the house again. 
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I garden in Southwestern Indiana, Zone 6b. Garden tours are available during season. I also lecture and freelance write for gardening sites. If you are interested in my content, please email me for more information.
If you are in my area I have reblooming and hybrid irises and daylilies for sale during early fall. I also have select heirloom seeds for sale or trade.

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2 comments :

  1. I just happened upon your site. So beautiful. I'm reminded of my grandmother and her roses!

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  2. so beautiful! you have a wonderful blog. i follow you :)

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