Growing Your Best Roses
10 a.m. Basic Rose Culture:Rose types, Planting, Watering, Mulching, Basic Pruning, Identifying common diseases, Winterizing. Speaker: David McKibben
10:45 a.m. The Importance of good soil and composition Speaker: Georgie Papal
11:30 a.m. Questions and Answer session
1:15 p.m. In-depth look at fertilizing Identifying nutritional deficiencies Speaker: David McKibben
2:15 p.m. Pest identification and control Chemical safety Speaker: Father Gervase
3:15 p.m. Question and Answer session
This all-day program is part of the American Rose Society’s Pittsburgh Consulting Rosarian School. The sessions listed above are tailored to the home gardener as well as gardening professions wishing to know more about growing good roses. For more information you may contact David McKibben (firstname.lastname@example.org) or 412-561-5718.