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It’s shipping season for bare root roses. Across the US, February through May is when bare root roses are shipped and planted. Early orders promise greater selection and freedom from worry. Mail-order firms won’t ship early orders prematurely. They time shipments to their customers' USDA climate zones, with early shipments to warmer zones and later shipments to colder climates.
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The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens in San Marino, CA, and New York’s Manhattan Rose Society, co-sponsors of “Great Rosarians of the World”™ lecture series have named David Austin as their 2010 honoree. Now in its tenth year, the bi-coastal event is designed to recognize those who have contributed significantly to the rose world.
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‘Darcey Bussell’ was a popular 2006 U.S. introduction, that sold out quickly in its first few seasons. Now, David Austin Roses has sufficient stock to present it as a featured rose on davidaustinroses.com. Each bare-root shipping season, the rosarians at David Austin Roses select one or two top varieties to profile as roses that David Austin himself considers particularly special.