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Witherspoon Will Be Closed Labor Day Weekend

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All departments of Witherspoon will be closed Saturday September 2nd - Monday September 4th so our employees can spend the holiday weekend with their families. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. We will reopen Tuesday September 5th. We hope you have a safe and enjoyable Labor Day!

Durham Construction Update

Dear WRC Clients,We’ve moved! If you haven’t had the chance to stop by our new home, you certainly should! Many have asked about our progress and I wanted to take a minute to update you. Renovations to the existing building were completed and we moved from our home of nearly 65 years into a freshly updated building in December [...]

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August Rose Care

Watering and Irrigation  If you've followed our recommendations of the last few months concerning irrigation, you should be in good shape. When the weather gets hotter and drier for longer periods, you may need to increase the amount of time that you irrigate and/or the frequency of irrigation. If you were watering twice a week for [...]

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July Rose Care

Beat the Heat! July is usually the month where most rose gardens go downhill. This happens because gardeners are thinking about vacations, the awful heat, and are not willing to step outside to do a little tending to their garden. If you can make an effort to keep your roses looking good through this part of [...]

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June Rose Care

Beetles... Beetles... Everywhere... What Am I To Do? There’s nothing like a leisurely walk through a rose garden in full bloom. Vivid colors and a sweet rose fragrance beckon you into a garden alive with romance and Japanese beetles…WAIT! WHAT? There are few things that will frustrate the home rosarian more than Japanese beetles.  So what are we [...]

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May Rose Care

Roses will begin to bloom in May and gardens will need to be deadheaded after the blooms are spent in order to promote more blooms throughout the season. So get out those pruners out and let's talk about deadheading and cutting blooms for the kitchen table!Why Should I Deadhead? To promote new growth and new flower [...]

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Witherspoon Express Location Open in Charlotte April 18-June 5!

Stop by Cotswald Shopping center and visit our express location! Open Tuesday - Saturday 9am-5pmClick Address for Directions:Cotswold Village282 South Sharon Amity Road Charlotte, NC 28211

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Last Day to Order Bareroot Roses for shipping is April 22nd!

April 22nd is the last day to order bareroot roses from Witherspoon for shipping!  If you are local, stop by any of our garden shop locations to pick up potted roses now through October. Durham Garden Shop 4800 Garrett RdDurham, NC 27707 HoursMonday-Saturday: 9am-5pmSunday: CLOSED Email: GardenShop@WitherspoonRose.comCall: 800-643-0315     Charlotte Garden Shop 4401 Shopton RoadCharlotte, NC 28217 HoursMonday-Saturday: 9am-5pmSunday: CLOSED Email: CharlotteRetail@WitherspoonRose.comCall: 800-643-0315

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Potted Roses Will Be Released April 15th!

Potted roses will be available for pick-up at both of our Garden Shop locations starting April 15th and our Express location in Cotswald Shopping Center in Charlotte starting April 18th. Check out these photos of what's blooming right now!         

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April Rose Care

Spray ProgramIt's time to begin a spray program for the growing season! Now that your plants are coming out of dormancy and even pushing out some leaves, its time to unmound the plants and start the preventative spray program. Unmounding the plants after the danger of frost has passed, which is around April 15 in NC, [...]

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