Sometimes a rose is more than a rose
May 25, 2020
The rose bush outside our kitchen window is telling a different story this spring.
Severely cut back each winter, it always rebounds as the weather turns warmer. I once read in a gardening book that it’s almost impossible to over-prune roses.
But last week, although the stems had grown tall and the leaves were vibrant, the plant produced just a single flower. I watched as it transitioned from...