Big Blend Radio hosts Lisa Smith and Nancy Reid share a great interview with Rosemary of Rosemary’s Roses on their Spirit of America Tour.  Rosemary's Roses began in 2005 with the aim of providing good quality roses grown on their own roots, and is Tuolumne county’s largest rose garden situated in a picturesque setting in the Sierra Foothills amongst oak trees and ponderosa pines. Rosemary shares her story of how this garden began and offers some insight into creating roses from crossing one variety with another. 

Join us each week for the Rose Chat Podcast. This top rated podcast explores different aspects of roses. From where to plant roses, to which plants to buy. We explore the care and maintenance of roses as well as the latest trends in gardening. You'll hear from top authors and poets as well as take a look at roses in art, literature and history. We'll even offer tips, tricks and techniques on creating the garden of your dreams. 

Hosted by award winning rosarians Chris VanCleave and Teresa Byington, each of whom bring a unique perspective to the wide world of roses.