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How to plant Roses

When planting Rose bushes its worth taking the effort to prepare the ground and follow these instructions as Roses can grow for 35 years and in some cases a lot longer

There are advantages to planting bare root bushes as there are a far larger selection of them and Continue reading How to plant Roses



The solution to most problems we encounter when gardening is to find someone with the experience and knowledge to ask the question.   I’m very fortunate in having access to nearly 50 years of my own experience, but all of my mother’s as well.  Both her father and father-in-law were incredibly accomplished gardeners and in one of my occasional chats with her I get to share her philosophy and thoughts on gardening where I learnt to my surprise about her own wedding flowers.