How to Select a Rose (150-04-26-14)
Saturday, April 26, 10 a.m. – noon
Shauna Moore, award-winning horticulturist and educator
A rose is a rose is a rose…or is it? Why choose an old fashioned rose over a modern hybrid? Uncover why old-fashioned roses offer far more fragrance, are more complex and interesting in bloom, and are more disease resistant. Learn about the hardy roses that offer ever-blooming flowers and a wide array of colors. Find out the difference between several species of roses. You’ll leave confident in the choices you’ll make growing your own roses, and will know how to prune, feed, and winter these irresistible divas of the flower garden.
Includes Arboretum admission.