Crazy 'bout roses
Image by Flickr / anneh632 
In honour of this month's World Rose Festival and Convention, GardenWise Online is celebrating everything rose.
Click on the links below to learn more about the festival, different types of roses, roses to grow, planting and pruning, and lots more!
This newly discovered rose gives back the BC community by raising money for avalanche awareness. The rose, discovered by Michel Trudeau's aunt, is of the Rosa Rugosa variety.
For all gardeners and rose enthusiasts. Learn about the latest rose varieties, shop the marketplace and gather ideas from an array of display gardens by local nurseries, garden centres and landscape professionals.
These days, there are literally thousands of hardy hybrid roses bred for resistance to all kinds of diseases.
Take a 3-D approach to pruning and use mulch to discourage black spot, powdery mildew and rust.
Vancouver rose consultant Elaine Senft muses about Old Garden Roses and rose trends.
Plant yourself a perfect container rose using these easy steps and yield a great season of roses.
Pruning container roses doesn't have to be scary. Use these step-by-step instructions for perfect results.
Bob Sparrow explains to Gord Nickel  how myke can lessen transplant shock when planting roses.
A conversation on how certain rose varieties stand out not just for scent or colour but for the memories they elicit.
Moss roses 
As gardeners embrace organic gardening, it seems a good time for moss roses, once the darlings of Victorian society, to return to favour.
When the city of New Westminster's horticulture manager asked for a rose to name in honour of the city's 150th birthday, he had no idea he'd be getting such a star.
Easy shrub roses 
There is a whole class of gorgeous shrub roses tough enough to stand up to neglect and bitter cold.
It’s not often that an opportunity comes along to name something beautiful, but here’s your chance! Submit your name idea with a compelling reason why it should be chosen and you could win!