DIG ONLINE; Roses, the Good, Bad and the Ugly
About this Event
The scent and sight of roses blooming in the garden is iconic, but over the years roses have gained a bit of a reputation that has intimidated some home gardeners. Master Gardener Helen Baird will demystify these timeless garden beauties, and show you how easy it is to include roses in your landscape.
- Proper watering of roses in the low desert
- Optimal times to fertilize roses
- How to identify and control common rose insects and diseases
- When to prune roses , and pruning tool care
Speaker: Helen Baird
Helen Baird is a Horticulture, Arrangement, and Photography judge for the American Rose Society.Helen is a Master consulting Roserian with the American Rose Society, and a Master Gardner with Maricopa County. She also teaches horticulture practices for students that are training to become Consulting Roserians with the American Rose Society. Helen teaches rose arrangement classes in Arizona and California for the American Rose Society. She also grows about 125 roses.
***Please note that all sales close 12:30 am the day before the class in preparation for breakout room development**