I saw this sign in a store shortly after planting my hopeless looking bare root roses one month ago. I had to buy it!
Well, the bare root roses are actually getting leaves. They look ALIVE! Here is a before and after picture of one of them:
Graham Thomas on May 28th:
Graham Thomas this morning (June 24):
Only one still looks a bit iffy, but the others are doing very well. Roseraie de l’Hay is really going crazy!
Some of my older roses are flowering right now. My three year-old Climbing Iceberg has several sweet-smelling white flowers and many buds.
This lovely red rose is a leftover from the previous owner. I am afraid I have quite neglected it, but it still puts on a pretty show in early summer each year. I am not sure what it is.
Mystery rose with a volunteer aspen in the middle:
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