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Back By Popular Demand – Tesselaar Offers Garden Writers Story Content and Quality Images Gleaned From Gardening Experts and World Travels.   Need story ideas and images fast? These  ‘Story Starters’ include a Garden Challenge Cheat Sheet, choosing roses and easy-care garden beds!

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With summer upon us in the northern hemisphere, garden writers are busy helping their readers learn about plants, both new and old. Here’s what some of them are saying about Flower Carpet roses.

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Country Almanac’s 2017 edition of Perennial Garden Ideas is packed with solid how-to information and features plants that with a little time and effort, every home gardener can grow. 

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Northwest horticultural expert Marianne Binetti has been writing and talking about roses for many years – in her newspaper columns, her blog, for Lowes and as part of her “Dig In Seattle”program.

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If you’ve never grown a rose simply for fear that you’ll kill it in no time, think again!  The National Garden Bureau has designated 2017 as “The Year of the Rose”. 

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Fall is the professional landscaper’s secret weapon. It is the best time of year to fix problems or make wonderful things happen in the garden. Here’s how…

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Roses are the queens of the garden. No other flower is as universally prized, and no other flower is as celebrated as the rose. A rose bush in full bloom is the star of the landscape.   But roses can be fussy.

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Remember waving your hand in the air, suggesting you’d be thrilled to have the wedding at your place? You may even have begged your daughter, niece or best friend for the privilege.

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Spring Story Starters

April 16, 2014

Grab a coffee and spend the next three minutes scanning these spring-starters: yep, that’s a minute each. They’re sure to spark a few ideas…

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Waking Up Your Roses

January 28, 2014

After a long, cold, hunkered-down winter is there anything as heart-gladdening as the signs of Spring? Bare trees begin to bud up ready to blossom or unfurl their leaves. The bulbs emerge to promise color and scent, and the days start to fill with birdsong. It’s all wonderful, but one sign really pushes home the […]

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