NEW! Fall Rose Care Guide!

Please enjoy our new guide, Rose Care for the Fall Bloom Cycle, authored by Marylou Coffman and LeRoy Brady. You'll find our new October Rose Lore newsletter on our Newsletter page. … [Read more...]

Rose Auction! More Roses Added!

Get comfy, grab a pen and paper and visit our 2017 Rose Auction Page for a freshly updated Rose List and Auction Catalogue! Many, Many thanks to our rose donors, listed below. This is going to be … [Read more...]

Rose Auction Info: Here it is!

JUST ADDED : A webpage for our upcoming Rose Auction. Click here to go to our Auction Page, where you'll find event info, a list of auction roses, and an Auction Catalogue with photos and info for … [Read more...]

Do it Yourself Fruit Tree or Rose Bush!

Would you like a rose bush with different roses or a fruit tree with different kinds of fruit? Come and make one for yourself! … [Read more...]

Rose Auction 2017

Come have some fun and bring home some fantastic roses! … [Read more...]

Milorganite & SedgeHammer

Q We want to apply Sedgehammer to the church garden. But also Milorganite. Does it matter in what order we do this? A I would apply the Milorganite first as it is a slow release … [Read more...]

Rose Hips in the Desert

Q Will rose hips ripen here in the valley? (I live in the Gilbert area.) I have several roses about 2-4 years old. Last year a couple had rose hips in late spring/early summer, but they never … [Read more...]

The Fragrance of Roses

Q Can you tell me why florist roses have absolutely no fragrance? Why is it that roses can be hybridized to have longer stems and longer vase life, but in the process, the fragrance is not there? … [Read more...]

Compost! For Sale in The Garden This Saturday!

Saturday, February 28st  come to the Rose Garden at MCC and buy bags of Ken Singh’s compost. Read about Ken Singh and his compost here. Volunteers spread it in the Rose Garden at warp speed and it … [Read more...]

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentines's Day! Here's wishing you and your roses a great year of blooms! … [Read more...]