Debbie Arrington

March 8, 2014 12:00 AM

Seeds: Roses prove toughness during drought

Old varieties and new landscape shrubs can get by with a lot less water. Meanwhile, Boy Scouts renovate a public rose garden in short order.


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Debbie Arrington is the home and garden writer for The Sacramento Bee. A lifetime gardener and consulting rosarian, she took over that beat in 2008 after almost 10 years on The Bee's Sports staff. Debbie also writes about food and cooking, focusing on seasonal crops and farm-to-fork cuisine.

Reach her at or 916-321-1075. Twitter: @debarrington

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