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Growing Roses in Colorado – Planning a Rose Garden
February 15, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm| $32
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, no pain 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.”
Roses grow great in Colorado! Many rose varieties thrive in our region, and can fill your garden with beautiful blooms, color and fragrance. Let Peggy Williams, Master Rosarian and President of the Denver Rose Society lead you through the basics of growing roses, how to plant, fertilize and water. She’ll cover healthy practices for growing happy and vigorous roses through the season. You’ll leave the class with the know-how to make roses the Queen of Flowers in your garden!
Join Peggy for this fun and informative program at Denver Botanic Gardens!