First Rose of Summer


It has taken a while, but my single rose bush has finally delivered its first flower – probably the only flower – of the year. I really like roses, but the local deer like them even more. Living in the forest is not really conducive to prolific roses anyway. A nice gift on the first day of Summer.


One response to “First Rose of Summer

  • Gary

    The deer love our roses as well, but we found this stuff online called Deer Out which seems to work really well. You can find it at

    We heard of someone in the northwest selling cougar urine for this purpose, but with our luck it would repel the deer but attract cougars…

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