Rose Companions

Enhanced Beauty I want our garden to resemble a natural environment as much as possible but the roses don't seem to quite fit.  I try to incorporate roses in the garden anyway.  I love roses and I think any garden without roses is not a complete garden.  Any readers who don't like roses and think... Continue Reading →


Roses I didn't expect to stay away from posting for almost a month, time flies.  With the weather swinging like a pendulum, I find myself spending more time getting the garden in order.  By the end of the day I was too exhausted to do anything else.  But I can't let summer passes by with... Continue Reading →

Happy Valentine’s Day

What is Love? Regarding love, instead of a quote from William Shakespeare's works, may I present you with a crimson red and highly fragrant David Austin rose 'William Shakespeare' from our garden. A deep red rose with more than 80 petals and a lovely old English rose fragrance.  It offers that rich color of blood that... Continue Reading →

Late Spring Garden

Best Time Of The Season I love spring time.  There is a lot of work to do in the garden in spring in order to keep up with the fast growing plants but it's the best time of year, in my opinion anyway.  When the weather gets gradually warmer, plants follow accordingly and they are much... Continue Reading →

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