Saturday, June 30, 2012

Addicted to Growing Roses

I don't know what has come over me ... I'm totally addicted to the rose section during garden center visits!

It started a few years back with my curiosity with the Knock-Out rose. I had added 2 in my garden that summer. Today I'm up to over a dozen different varieties. I can't tell ya if they are hybrid or shrub and I don't really care about all the details: I just want to grow roses!

The image in this blog post is my new distant drum rose by Weeks Roses.
http://www.weeksroses.com/rose_distant_drums.htm

Are you a fan of roses in your garden? Share with me your favorite variety... I'd love to add more to my Ohio garden!

Sunday, May 20, 2012

#gardenwalk on Sunday : Shout Out @RedneckRosarian

I'm Bren .... totally a Mom in the garden and I'm addicted to sharing what I've got growing on.  This morning I broadcasted live on Ustream one of my gardens here in Ohio :

Thank you for inspiring me to grow roses Chris @RedneckRosarian
Tell me what you think of my garden so far because I'd love to hear from you!

Friday, July 29, 2011

Ustream Making It Happen In Chicago



Check out Boo Kitty in this image featured on the top left.   He is such a scaredy cat he is actually frightened by the 3 week old bunnies wiggling around in the red colander I was using to transport them to the house for some play time.   This is my world and I shared it real time from my garden this afternoon by tweeting this image out to the network of followers I have connected with in the past 2 years.  The ability to share mobile images  via twitter has .........  MORE

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Google+ Gardening



Join My Circle 

A few weeks back I received an invite via email from my nephew to join his Google+ circle.  Flattered that I was invited by my young techy relative who I just adore there was no hesitation to click into his circle.  After spending about 15 minutes clicking around in the application the positive unfamiliarity  reminded me of the early days on myspace.com.  YES… not a typo I am referring to that social community that came out before  Facebook. The sky was the limit with endless...... READ MORE http://bggarden.com/blog/2011/07/27/google-gardening/