11-04-2016 - 11-06-2016  FALL FESTIVAL OF ROSES

Location: 10,000 FM 50,BRENHAM,TEXAS

26TH ANNUAL FALL FESTIVAL OF ROSES

 

November 4, 2016

11:00AM       “Rooting Made Easy” - Glenn Schroeter  will hold a workshop on propagating your own roses.    Glenn is the propagation manager for The Antique Rose Emporium.

 

1:30PM        “A Perfect Texas Garden:  Choosing the Winning Plant Palette for Gardening Success-Robbi Daves Will details the Perennials, Bulbs, and Roses that give the maximum reward in the Landscape.  Robbi is in charge of outside sales for The Antique Rose Emporium. 

 

November 5, 2016

10:00AM    ”Lessons from Houston’s Green Renaissance”-  Molly Glentzer shares some of the best ideas she has observed in writing extensively about Houston’s park redesigns for the Houston Chronicle, where she has been on staff since 1988. Molly, who gardens in Brenham, is also the author of Pink Ladies & Crimson Gents: Portraits and Legends of 50 Roses.

 

 

11:15AM      “Texas Rose Rustlers” - Dr. William Welch, Professor and Landscape Horticulturist atTexas A&M University.  He attended Southwestern University at Georgetown Texas for two years prior to going to Louisiana State University where he received an undergraduate degree in Landscape Architecture and later his MS and doctorate in Horticulture and Extension Education.  Dr. Welch writes about gardening inTexas and the South.

 

 

1:30PM        “The Water Saving Garden” -Pam Pennick,  writer, landscape designer and Austin gardener.  Pam also authors “Digging-Cool Gardens in a Hot Climate” website.  Pam shares her experiences from her garden as well as from the many gardens she travels to see.

 

3:00PM   “Cutting Edge Roses” -Mike Shoup, Owner of The Antique Rose Emporium and author of  “The Empress of the Garden”

           

 

3:30PM “My Life as a Rustler” -Greg Grant, horticulturist, naturalist, Garden writer, plant developer and really nice guy. Greg lives and gardens at his great grandparent’s home place in
East Texas. Greg’s plant knowledge marries heirlooms and new varietals seamlessly.

 

November 6, 2016

11:00PM       Growing Fields Tour with Mike Shoup 

                      -Fields of Roses

                      -Propagation House

                      -Aerobic Compost Tea

 

 

 

 

FREE COME & GO EVENTS

GALLERY OF FRAGRANT ROSES

FOOD TRUCK ON GROUNDS, FRIDAY & SATURDAY

 

 

THE ANTIQUE ROSE EMPORIUM

10000 FM 50,BRENHAM,TEXAS              979-836-5548

                   

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