Kristen Smith's Blog

Visiting Local Gardens: Longwood Gardens

By Kristen SmithMarch 22nd, 2013

In Wilmington, Delaware, there are a plethora of wonderful gardens to visit all within very close driving distances to one another. I never tire of visiting them because there is always something new to see as the seasons change and the years go by. One of the largest and most renowned gardens in...

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Transplanting Roses

By Kristen SmithMarch 13th, 2013

There may be many reasons for wanting to transplant a rose. Maybe the existing location will be under construction, perhaps you would prefer it in a different part of the garden for aesthetic reasons, or you may be moving. Whatever reason you have for deciding to move your rose, choose wisely when...

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Kristen Smith Rose Chat Radio Interview

By Kristen SmithSeptember 7th, 2012

Rose Chat Radio recently welcomed our own Kristen Smith for an interview. Kristen discussed Francis Meilland™ , a beautiful new hybrid tea rose that will be available in 2013, the history of Star Roses & Plants/Conard-Pyle , and our many other beautiful roses. You can listen to Kristen’s entire...

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