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New David Austin Roses for 2016

The holidays are over, the decorations have been put away and it’s time to review our “Wish List” of roses to plant in the spring. The trio of spectacular 2016 varieties that David Austin Roses has introduced for the United States and Canada sit at the top of the list. 330 more words


Roses from the garden of Anthony Sargeant

These lovely peachy roses were cut by Tony from his Shropshire garden on the 2nd July 2015. They form a rather good ‘still-life’ in a glass jug on an antique Ersari bag face covering an oak coffer in our main living room. 54 more words

Anthony Sargeant

Mid Winter Respite

2014 Spring Flower & Garden Shows

Will this winter never end! Here it is, March 2, and temps last night were in single digits and the weather forecast is for still more snow tonight. 616 more words


Five New David Austin Roses for North American Gardeners

This is the time of year when Mike and I consider what rose varieties we’ll plant in our garden this spring. This past weekend we presented the program “David Austin Roses for New England Gardens” and included the five roses that Austin has introduced in the US for 2014. 392 more words


2014 Lecture Series

2014 promises to be an interesting year.

Angelina and I are planning a trip to Ireland in May exactly 100 years after my grandfather, Thomas Healey, immigrated to the United States. 639 more words


English roses

In my garden that was just started last fall, I now have a few of the David Austin English Roses blooming. First blooms on first year plants show great potential for this location. 16 more words

Western Washington

elenawill reblogged this on Evergreen Rosarian and commented:

These roses are still doing great in my garden.

Austin roses, on their own roots

Last fall I made a conscious decision to buy Austin roses on their own roots from Heirloom Roses in St. Paul, OR. Not because they are cheaper than the grafted ones from David Austin in Texas – because they are not. 139 more words