This week's story is one of both a company and a person. David Austin Roses is know today as the premier grower of roses in the world but the story starts with a man's passion and perseverance over a 70-year career. I'm joined by Rebecca Reed from David Austin Roses to talk about the man who started his rose journey at twenty one years old and how he continued it all the way till ninety two.
This week's story is about the grower and your garden. From the small grower who has a passion for a unique group of plants and how that plant can make your garden magic all year. Not forgetting that to be one of those growers not only takes passion but perseverance. Also I wanted to talk about the passing of David Austin Sr. the founder of course of David Austin Roses. Many of you may know the name but I'd like you to learn more of the story behind the rose. This podcast is a story about the full circle of gardening from the grower to you.
These are the rules that help me manage and create Natchez Glen. They range from practical to philosophical and you can use them for your garden. The most important thing is these rules will impact the way you think about gardening and the natural world and that's what it's suppose to do.
This is going to be a key resource for you growing dahlias every year. From the history of dahlias to what I do here at Natchez Glen to grow the best dahlias I can, this story covers it all. I also give the 5 tips you'll need to understand to grow great dahlias.
Get out your note pad and thinking caps for a super in-depth conversation about roses with my friend Paul Zimmerman. Paul has made his passion his career in roses. He speaks to groups across the country about roses and has one of the best YouTube channels on roses in the world. We discuss where the rose was, is, and where it's going in the gardening world. More importantly this is a story of people, roses, and things we love. Find Paul's YouTube Channel and all his great content at http://www.paulzimmermanroses.com/ .