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Rose Care in February
Belmont Public Library
1110 Alameda de las Pulgas
Belmont, CA 94002
Contact: mgsmsf@ucanr.edu
Sponsor: Master Gardeners of San Mateo & San Francisco

Rose Care in February

Rose expert, Stuart Dalton, will teach you how to shape your rose bushes to encourage beautiful profuse flowering with winter pruning and proper winter care. He explains the how and why of pruning and removing all debris from under bushes, and dormant spraying canes and soil under plants.

Presenter Master Gardener Stuart Dalton:  Stu became an American Rose Society (ARS) Consulting Rosarian in 1988 and has been a member of the Peninsula Rose Society and ARS since 1985. As a Consulting Rosarian he has provided garden visits and education on rose care for decades. He also is a UC Master Gardener and has given numerous presentations on rose care appropriate for various times of the year.  He covers equipment, safety in the garden, management of pests and diseases, principles of pruning or deadheading as well as demonstrating rose care techniques. He grows over 200 roses of many types in his Menlo Park home. 

Registration:  Not required.