Spring is on the way and it’s time to think about roses! Molbak’s is celebrating these stunning beauties with three free special events February 16 -17.
First up is Nita-Jo Rountree, Past President Northwest Horticulture Society and frequent radio guest on Gardening with Ciscoe.
Rountree will present Welcoming Roses into Your Garden on Saturday, 10 – 11 a.m. She will share how to creatively incorporate roses into mixed garden beds and landscapes.
Rountree will be followed by Rose Pruning Basics from noon to 1 p.m. by John Harmeling, American Rose Society Master Rosarian and Molbak’s plant expert.
Attendees will learn the importance of proper pruning techniques and how to prune a variety of roses to increase flower production and discourage diseases.
Members of the Seattle Rose Society will be onsite Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. answering questions about growing and caring for roses.
Members will also be available to assist customers in selecting the best rose for their garden. This is a great opportunity to have rose questions answered by knowledgeable and enthusiastic experts in an informal setting.
For more information visit http://www.molbaks.com/events.html.