About Earth-Kind® Roses
Earth-Kind® is an important designation given to select roses by the Texas A&M University Agriculture program. Earth-Kind® Roses have been through rigorous statewide testing and evaluation by a team of horticultural experts and found to possess the high level of landscape performance and out-standing disease and insect tolerance/resistance required for this special designation. Earth-Kind® uses research-proven techniques to provide maximum gardening and landscape enjoyment while preserving and protecting our environment. The objective of Earth-Kind® is to combine the best of organic and traditional gardening and landscaping principles to create a new horticultural system based on real-world effectiveness and environmental responsibility. Principal goals of Earth-Kind® include Water Conservation, Landscaping for energy conservation, Safe use and handling of fertilizers and pesticides, and Reduction of yard wastes entering landfills. As your interest and knowledge in these areas grows you will have an increased awareness of the many programs, practices and activities that are Earth-Kind® . Working together we can make a difference in conserving and protecting our valuable natural resources.