Rose Gardening

Posted by in Rose Gardening on June 12, 2013 .

Who hasn't heard of the most popular flowering plant of all time, the rose?  The rose plant can spark a quick conversation amongst even the shyest of persons.  Almost anyone can tell you of someone they know who has grown beautiful roses or of someone who couldn't.  Almost anyone can tell you of someone who got or sent roses, especially around the holidays.  Even little children know what the rose plant is.

The local florist most likely has dozens of colours, types, and sizes of rose plants.  It would seem to be the best selling flower of all time.  The local discount store and even the local grocer carry some sort of rose plant these...

Posted by in Rose Gardening on April 18, 2013 .

It is amazing that something as simple and quietly elegant as the rose, a simple flower has such a huge market.  Not only in the flower itself, but in the products, the word itself which sparks stories, poems, and songs, and the fact that the rose plays an enormous part in romance.

There is an endless array of products and services that centre on the popularity of the rose.  It has been long admired by folks from all walks of life.  It sells.  It sells on skin as tattoos, in jewellery, in decals, on clothing, in hair products, bath products, perfumes and deodorizers, on fabric, room decorations, at funerals, in weddings, at parties,...