Monday, January 22 "The Cultivation of Miniature Roses"
February 26 "Paradise in Shropshire - David Austin's Gardens and Roses"
March 26 "What Are These Mushrooms and What Are They Doing in My Rose Garden?"
Speaker: David Rust
Monday, April 23 "A
Visit to the Chelsea Flower Show of 2016"
Speaker: Barbara Norkus
Tuesday, May 29 - Perfume, Hydrosols, Honey & More...Fragrant Creations from Rose Petals, McHale Room
Speaker: Laurie Stern, Velvet & Sweet Pea's Purrfumery
Tuesday, June 26 - Herbs as Pollinator Plants in Your Rose Garden, Republic
Speaker: Rose Loveall-Sale, owner of Morningsun Herb Farm in Vacaville
Plants will be
available for purchase
- No meeting
Sunday, July 15
- The Contra Costa Rose Society will have a booth at Rodgers Ranch to celebrate Herb Day, 315 Cortsen Rd,
Pleasant Hill. Please visit website again for more details.
August - No meeting
Tuesday, September 25 - Topic TBA
Tuesday, October 23 - Topic TBA
Election of CCRS Board Members
November 27 - TBA
(Installation of Officers and Board Members)
December - No Meeting - HAPPY HOLIDAYS!
Some topics from
past meetings and field trips:
"Leave the Prickles on the Rose"
"Hand and Gardening Tools from Japan"
"Landscaping with Miniature Roses"
"A Unique Perspective on Heritage Roses"
Pest Management - Healthy Gardening the Less Toxic Way"
"Unusual Herbs for Companion Planting of Roses"
"Easy Roses for a Busy Life"
"Rose Arrangements for the Home"
Tours of San Jose Heritage Rose Garden
in San Jose, and Garden Valley Ranch in Petaluma