If you want to learn to grow roses organically, then this is the class for you! This presentation will cover safety around roses, tools, recognizing pests and diseases. Management with Integrated Pest Management (IPM) and minimal or no spray, organic materials, and water management will also be covered.
Presented by Stu Dalton: Peninsula Rose Society (PRS) Vice President 2022, Past President 1988, 2018-19. American Rose Society (ARS) Master Rosarian, UCCE Master Gardener San Mateo and San Francisco Counties. Stu Has been growing roses for over 50 years and now has over 250 of many types in his Menlo Park home. He has been teaching rose care and giving pruning and doing other rose demonstrations and talks for decades. He has made videos for Peninsula Rose Society, and these can be searched for on YouTube (search Peninsula Rose Society YouTube). Many articles, slides, and guidelines are on the PRS website. He raises hundreds of roses from cuttings for donation to the Society.