Lynn Ketchum

Flowers, Shrubs, and Trees

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Lone yellow rose?

Jun 2019
This yellow rose caught my eye when I was smelling the red roses. I saw it out of the corner of my eye. I thought at first that it was another bush, but there were no other yellow ones so I followed the stem. It ended on the same trunk as the red ones! I'm wondering how common this is?

By Signe Danler | Featured Question

Old Garden Roses

May 2007
The category of Old Roses remains one of the most misunderstood and confusing. Nurseries may call a plant an "antique rose" or an "old garden rose," but the rose may not truly be an Old Garden Rose.

By Barbara McMullen | Article

Take steps in fall to protect roses in winter

May 2007
Fall maintenance can help protect roses from winter weather. Follow these tips to keep your rose bushes happy and healthy.

By Barbara McMullen | Article

Landscaping with Roses

May 2007
Selecting roses for landscape use may seem like an impossible task, but with a few key elements in mind, you can select a rose or a group of roses to complement your new or current landscape.

By Barbara McMullen | Article

Planting Bare-Root Roses in March

May 2007
If you have ever purchased a bare-root rose, your first question might have been, will this awkward plant really produce roses? Yes it will!

By Barbara McMullen | Article

Pruning Roses

May 2007
Pruning is a must-do job for spring. Your plants will thank you with beautiful blooms and vigorous health which helps ward off disease.

By Barbara McMullen | Article

Caring for Roses

May 2018
This fact-sheet contains information regarding care for roses in the garden.

Fact Sheet

Miniature roses deserve major attention

May 27, 2016
These diminutive plants do well in the ground or in pots

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Put rose pruning and planting on the calendar

Feb 5, 2016
Mid- to late February is the time to pay attention to one of our favorite flowers

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Easy ways to fight the ‘big four’ foes of roses

May 22, 2015
Start with a disease-resistant plant and add a dash of prevention

By Kym Pokorny | News Story