Ornamentals in the Rose Family

    I have a volunteer cotoneaster growing in my garden and I cannot decide whether to remove it or just let it be. A volunteer is a plant that sprouts from a seed you never planted. It com...

Indefatigable Iceberg Roses

Q: I’m curious about what to do about the “Iceberg” floribunda rose. The rose is so abundant in the San Fernando Valley – a beautiful bright display just about wherever you lo...

Butterfly Rose Changes Color

The best part of writing about plants is the opportunity to share horticultural discoveries with the general gardening public. The hope is that information presented here will help to increase the be...