Benjamin Britten Rose courtesy of David Austin Roses
I don’t know if it was joining a local rose society (Philadelphia Rose Society) that did it (I am already a many year member of the American Rose Society), or re-writing my rose growing article to reflect how I garden today that did it, but deer or no deer, woods or no woods, I just need more roses.
Roses are my first gardening love. So once again, I have stopped fighting it. When I evaluated my existing roses it was still winter. But even then I could see which ones I had lost completely. And another which had been weakened by black spot. So I ordered two more David Austin‘s own-root bare root which are already planted and starting to sprout growth – Benjamin Britten and England’s Rose.
England’s Rose courtesy of David Austin Roses
I also decided…
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