Created and maintained by two very amateur, part-time gardeners,
our gardens are intended for the enjoyment of all who care to come.
Visit any time!
. flower gardens featured in PEI Garden Club Tours
. described in the magazine Canadian Gardening
. featured on CBC TV’s “Earthly Delights”
LARGEST PERENNIAL BED on the site of old well-house
. white lilac hedge here longer than we can remember.
. bell from the Baptist Church of Advocate, NS.
. 6 traditional Victorian flowers planted in 1996
. one peony more than 70 years old
ROSES rather appropriate for Roseneath we think
. rugosas, wild roses, Northern Explorer Roses,
. Morden and Winnipeg varieties but no tea roses here
. newest roses 2006 to your left as you enter our driveway.
HERB GARDEN TRANSFORMED
. in 1999 “garden for the blind” 24 ft sq + 2 circular paths
. ~30 beautiful herb varieties but too much work
. May 2008, all but roses, lilacs & lavender to friends' yards
. replanted with grass and flowering shrubs.
. created 2001 after an exceptionally dry summer
. cast-off fire department pump, 41 sprinklers,
. water from river as far as the entrance gate
. not needed for the past 4 years !