Hybrid Tea rose. Gracing the garden with it’s regal presence. This is a great time of the year for enjoying rose gardens!
is a Hybrid Tea rose called Acapella. An exceptional grower of cherry pink with a silver reverse. It’s extremely fragrant on a tall healthy bush and puts on a great display in the garden. The photos are from one of our members who has one growing in a pot temporarily in it’s first year.
Our December – January Magazine is out this week to members! Hope you all have a great Christmas and New Year! Thank you for your continued support. We look forward to seeing many of you in 2017. Our first meeting back is a garden visit in February!
In this short video we meet with Kelvin Trimper, World Federation of Rose Societies President, in the International Rose Garden – Adelaide Botanic Garden. Kelvin chats about the development of Sudden Impact for Roses and what sets it apart as a specialist food for roses and flowering plants.
Feel free to share with rose lovers everywhere
Just a reminder to everyone that on this weekend are the Sweet Pea Festival at the Auckland Horticultural Council, 990 Great North Road, Western Springs. 10:00am – 3:00pm. Public Viewing admission $2.00 …and the Franklin Rose Show and Competition at the Waiuku Festival of Flowers in Waiuku.
Don’t forget the Auckland Rose Society Show and Competition is on this weekend! Come down and see some of the best roses Auckland has to offer.
The results are in …. see some of the Champions on display!
Selwyn Library – 10 St Stephens Avenue Parnell.
Just up the road from the Parnell Rose Gardens!
Find your local one here! New Zealand Rose Shows
12 days to go until the Auckland Show! Not long now!
And is a rose staging workshop! Don’t miss out. See our events page for details!
Kicking in to bloom this week are Spring Adventure (pink – below), a good show mini and Crimson Bouquet (red – above), one of the newer healthy Hybrid Teas. Great to see the new blooms and growth coming along as we lead in to our show!