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September 8, 2015 Meeting – Success with Roses

The public was welcomed to join us for our 1st meeting for the 2015-2016 year.    Our guest experts will be Jim Tucker and Christine Gum from The Asheville- Blue Ridge Rose Society.  They shared with us how to select and successfully grow roses in our area.  Click here for Jim’s handout.

Jim Tucker
Jim Tucker
Learn about cultivating a rosey garden!!
Learn about cultivating a rosey garden!!

Forty people met in the Community Room at the Town of Weaverville Town Hall at 30 South Main Street beginning at 9:30 a.m.

helpmefind.com/roses

Roses Unlimited  seller of own-root roses in Laurens, SC. – and many other mail order sellers of roses

davidaustinroses.com  David Austin is a breeder and seller of English roses with an excellent mail order business.

millsmix.com – seller of fertilizers and other rose products.

Biltmore rose garden – a good place to see a wide variety of roses growing under conditions in this area.


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