Category Archives: Roses

Posts about my roses

Things Are Popping Up All Over!

Over the last few weeks, the garden has truly sprung to life.  The azaleas are in full bloom and I've shown one eyepopping shot below.  I actually had more tulips than I expected, with the yellow and red parrot tulip … Continue reading

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A Wonderful Day!

Today was a very nice day in the garden.  While the daffodils are starting to fade, the anemone and scilla are in full bloom and the tulips are opening up, though as with years past, this year we'll probably have … Continue reading

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Spring Has Sprung!

In walking through the garden today, I was very pleasantly surprised to find that several of the bulb-borne flowers have bloomed.  The crocus are to be expected around this time of year, but the daffy daffodils are in full bloom … Continue reading

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Yes, I’m Alive!

Did I ever mention that I tend to hibernate for the winter?  LOL  We had roses into November, when the cold weather put an end to them.  Though I had taken a few photos in October and November, the late … Continue reading

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More September Roses

What can I say?  The spectacular rose year just keeps on going.  I've posted lots of new photos of the roses in bloom over the last few weeks including Double Delight, Fisherman's Friend, Fragrant Lace, Gertrude Jekyll, Heritage, Lagerfeld, Louise … Continue reading

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The Fifty Nicest Roses of September …

… of the first half of September anyway.  It's been yet another bumper crop of roses in what has been an outstanding season.  During the last few weeks, I've been taking photos of only what I think are the nicest … Continue reading

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The Roses of August, Part II

For the roses, this has been an exceptional August, an exceptional summer, and an exceptional year.  I have a dozen different roses in bloom in the garden right now: Double Delight, Fisherman's Friend, Garden Party, Gertrude Jekyll, Heritage, Lagerfeld, Melody … Continue reading

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And The Bloom Continues …

The roses seem intent on proving that the heat of August is no impediment to lots of blooms.  Lots of them continue to open new blossoms almost every day, filling the garden with color and fragrance.  In addition to those … Continue reading

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The Roses of August

In years past, August has been relatively quiet in the garden, as the heat of summer puts a damper on things.  Not this year!  Many of the roses are covered with blooms; I've just posted forty (!) photos of roses … Continue reading

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More Roses!

Offhand, I can't recall a summer that has seen so many of the roses blooming with so many blossoms.  Double Delight (both of the trees), Fragrant Lace, Lagerfeld, Pat Austin, and Peace are putting out roses as though it's the … Continue reading

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