David Austin Handbook of Roses 2011. Now I have to figure out where to put them all.
Roses don't generally seem to do all that well in this garden. Is it too wet? Too shady? Too cold? Is there too much competition? Voles? I don't know, and yet here I go trying again in a big way.
Every year I think "this year I'll do better. This year I'll get the mulching done and I'll do a better job of the weeding." Well maybe this is the year. You never know.
Not only do I have to figure out where to put them but I also have to put them there today. So I'd better get cracking!
Fortunately I had a good breakfast featuring home-made bread, a fried egg and this: