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dazzle me wee roses

I’ve never liked large vases, filled to overflowing, with flowers. Large bouquets can overwhelm a space, divide a table…and the flowers can drown out one another. 84 more words


Red Roses, Yellow Roses, and a Little Slice of Paradise

Recently–as in two months ago–my friend Kemi shared with me photos of the beautiful roses her husband gave her for their 21st anniversary.

Kemi’s Red Roses… 335 more words


From the Diary of Old Roses: Old Blush...

Rosa ‘Old Blush’, (also known as ‘Parsons’ Pink China’, ‘Pale China Rose’, ‘Blush China’, ‘Old China Monthly’, “Common China’) is a China rose derived from… 384 more words

Old Roses

Week 32 - Judy

These are some tea roses that I dried. They are from a bouquet of flowers that I gave my 92 year mother for her birthday. Unfortunately, she does not know who I am anymore due to Alzheimer’s. 36 more words


Tantalizing Tea Roses

Last month, we discussed China Roses and their enormous impact on rose breeding in the West. The other oriental rose of note was Rosa gigantea… 2,522 more words


Rose of the Week - Gloire De Dijon 

This weeks Rose of the week is indeed another total classic rose, again one of my favourites (well to be honest there’s not many I don’t like!). 367 more words