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July 1, 2020

Suzanne Horn

Master Rosarian, Pacific Rose Society

This article was originally published in the June 2020 issue of the Pacific Rose.

Roses & You, July 2020

This week our nation honors the memory of the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military in all of Ame...

July 1, 2020

Rita Perwich

Consulting Rosarian, San Diego Rose Society

Roses & You, July 2020

The rose is our national floral emblem and it is also a symbol of love. During the month of July, we often wear red, white and blue and we celebrate our nation with parades, parties and firewo...

July 1, 2020

Gaye Hammond

Master Rosarian, Houston Rose Society

Roses & You, July 2020

Click on the above slideshow to enlarge the images and read about each one.

Gardener Alert!

Chilli thrips attack more than 130 different types of plants that grow in Texas. If it grows here … it is on...

July 1, 2020

Ernie Cowan

Outdoor columnist and photographer

This article was originally published in the San Diego Union Tribune on May 31, 2020.

Roses & You, July 2020

The sound of the gently gurgling water was almost hypnotic.

To be honest, I had drifted off to sleep until being rudel...

July 1, 2020

Steve Steps

Master Rosarian, Santa Clara Rose Society

Roses & You, July 2020

Spring is a wonderful time of the year. Not only do we get to see the first beautiful blooms of the new year, but we also get to see some of our “other garden friends.”

Diana and I have not u...

July 1, 2020

Doug Whitt

Master Rosarian, Charlotte Rose Society

Roses & You, July 2020

A rose garden of colorful blossoms clothed in lush foliage has no peer in the world of flowering shrubs. Managing such a unique setting is a wistful fancy of many aspiring rosarians while navig...

July 1, 2020

Wayne Myers

Master Rosarian, Jacksonville Rose Society

Roses & You, July 2020

In 2009 through 2011 I successfully prevented major chilli damage in my garden for three years by applying granular Merit (imidacloprid) in late March. However, in 2012 and 2013 I lost many...

July 1, 2020

Carolyn Elgar

Master Rosarian, Orange County Rose Society

This article is a 2019 Award of Merit winner

Roses & You, July 2020

Spring provides conditions in which mildews thrive. However, when summer arrives and temperatures rise, insects become dominant in the rose garden....

July 1, 2020

Bruce Wenning

Plant pathologist and entomologist, Ecological Landscape Alliance

Roses & You, July 2020

Sawfly insects are in the order Hymenoptera that includes bees, ants, wasps, parasitic wasps, and sawflies. Metamorphosis is complete: egg, larva, pupa, adult (Borror, T...

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