Learn all about roses and their care


By Amanda Douridas



Participants can choose to take home the deep purple Ebb Tide Rose or the colorful and vibrant Ketchup & Mustard Rose.

Participants can choose to take home the deep purple Ebb Tide Rose or the colorful and vibrant Ketchup & Mustard Rose.


Submitted photo

Join Ohio State University Extension on May 15 from 6 to 9 p.m. for “All About Roses” and discover a little history, differences in rose types, care, maintenance, selection, pruning, the best roses for the Midwest and new roses in development. Participants will receive a rose to take home.

The event will be held in the Champaign County Community Center auditorium, 1512 S. U.S. Route 68, Urbana. The cost is $30 per person or $35 per couple (one rose per couple). Master Gardeners’ discount price is $20. Preregistration is due by May 10. Late registrations, add $5 and no guaranteed a rose. Make checks payable to OSU Extension and mail to: 1512 South US Hwy 68, Suite B100, Urbana, OH 43078. Cash, check or credit card accepted in the office.

For more details, contact the office at 937-484-1526 or by email at douridas.9@osu.edu. Visit go.osu.edu/agevents for a registration form.

Participants can choose to take home the deep purple Ebb Tide Rose or the colorful and vibrant Ketchup & Mustard Rose.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2019/04/web1_Rose.jpgParticipants can choose to take home the deep purple Ebb Tide Rose or the colorful and vibrant Ketchup & Mustard Rose. Submitted photo

By Amanda Douridas

Amanda Douridas is the Champaign Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension Educator.

Amanda Douridas is the Champaign Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension Educator.