Jason Powell declares the queen of the garden to be antique roses.
Who could argue with old garden roses that exudes excellent fragrance, shape, disease resistance, and low maintenance.
We talk about how these fragrant flowering shrubs make a huge impact in your garden when pairing them with some surprise companion plantings.
Jason and his wife Shelley partner with Jason’s Mom and Dad to produce heirloom plants at their nursery Petals from the Past.
Their mission is to educate and grow “tough plants for southern gardens”.
He is a proud member of the infamous Texas Rose Rustlers where they scouted and rescued thousands of antique roses all over the southeast.
Jason insider’s look at The Peggy Martin / Hurricane Katrina Rose survival story will amaze you.