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  1. Top Picks - Delightfully Fragrant Rose Varieties!

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    "What's in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet." - William Shakespeare

    Rose lovers the world over know that Roses are far more than just beautiful flowers. The scent of roses can transform a drab day into

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  2. Great Shrub Alternatives for High-Maintenance Favorites!

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    We love it when things are easy to care for! That goes for our landscaping as well!

    Ditch the fussy, high-maintenance shrubs that need constant shearing, pruning, fertilizing, spraying … and worrying! There’s so much more out there that’s avail

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  3. What Is & Isn't Black Spot Disease (& What to do if It Is!)

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    Roses have long been thought to be fussy and fastidious but in reality, it's just a handful of reasons why old-fashioned Rose bushes earned this reputation! After all, Wild Roses grow and ramble through ditches alongside the road, and many old farmsteads

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  4. The Victorian Language of Flowers!

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    Those Victorians and their elegant ways have worked their magic into nearly every facet of our literature, art, and lives no matter how modern we think we are!

    There’s a simple sophistication and dignity in that time that helps us to relax from o

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  5. Top Flowering Plants To Help Pollinators

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    It’s Pollinator Week everybody! And that means it’s an impeccable time to cover the importance of pollination and name off a few favorite plants that prove to be excellent pollinators.

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  6. What to Do in The Garden This Fall (And What Not To Do)

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    Summer is wrapping up and the cooler nights are beginning to creep in! It’s t

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  7. History of the Rose for National Red Rose Day 2016


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    National Red Rose Day is the perfect time to admire the rose for all of its wonderful qualities. This American holiday is celebrated every year on June 12. This is a fitting time of the season because rose bushes

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  8. Should You Remove Rose Hips

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    Roses are well known for their beauty, long-lasting blooms, and fragrance! Now that Autumn is around the corner - many types of Shrub Roses and

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  9. Re-thinking Fall Cleanup - Getting Your Garden Ready for Fall!

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    The air is getting cooler, the garden is winding down and a year's worth of leaves beaten and battered by storms and sun are ready for a long winter's rest. Falls leaves are brown now and ornamental grasses are turning tan, and flower heads turning into

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  10. Creating the Coziest Cottage Garden!

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    “With silver bells and cockle shells, and pretty maids all in a row.” - Mother Goose

    The classic Cottage Garden - Jam packed full of textures, colors, and flowers that bloom in succession. There may not seem to be rhyme or reason, but the

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