Today I planted 64 cells of white cleome seeds which I had collected from our garden last fall. The only annual, that my Mother ever plants in the borders of the knot garden. 335 more words
Tags » Climbing Roses
We made the mistake when we designed the garden here at Avocet of using metal arches to span our paths and grow plants over. We have 8 arches altogether around the garden with all sorts of climbing plants over them including trained fruit trees. 489 more words
Sally Holmes Rose
An adaptable performer in a wide variety of climates.
One of the truly great roses of all time, ‘Sally Holmes’ is a marvel no serious gardener should be without. 220 more words
Ah, what a romantic devil ‘Don Juan’ is! Huge, fragrant red blooms dangle from vigorous canes, banked by glossy dark green foliage. Quickly reaching 10 to 12 feet tall and 5 feet wide, this is the climbing rose you want draped over the patio wall, twining up the arbor, or festooning a large trellis. 173 more words