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Putting Your Rose Garden to Bed Rocky Mountain Gardening Elective

October 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Putting Your Rose Garden to Bed

 

Rocky Mountain Gardening Elective

Just about everyone grows a rose bush or two. Congress designated the rose as America’s national floral emblem in 1986. The popularity of growing roses began thousands of years ago and continues today. The rose growing series offered by American Rose Society consulting rosarians and experts from the Denver Rose Society will cover how to grow healthy, easy care beautiful roses for years to come. The series covers secrets to successful rose growing, painless pruning, versatile shrub roses, fragrant roses and winter care. Choose one class or take them all and come away with confident rose growing skills and greater appreciation for the Queen of Flowers.

 

Preparing your roses for winter is the key to growing those fabulous flowers in the spring. Learn why fall and winter care keeps your roses healthy from year to year and how to prepare new rose beds for spring planting. Get tips on early transplanting or rearranging the rose bed. A recommended list of roses that do well along the Front Range and higher altitudes is included.

Instructor: Peggy Williams, Master Consulting Rosarian and Denver Rose Society member

Details

Date:
October 22
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://catalog.botanicgardens.org/DateSelection.aspx?item=698

Organizer

Denver Botanic Gardens
Phone:
720 856-3200
Website:
http://www.botanicgardens.org/

Venue

Denver Botanic Gardens Freyer-Newman Center
1007 York Street
Denver, CO 80206 United States
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Phone:
720-865-3501
Website:
Denver Botanic Gardens www.botanicgardens.org