Archive for April, 2010

Kirkley Trophy goes to Stan Griep at 2009 District Show

Stan is pictured here with the Kirkley Trophy he won for his photograph of Betty Boop on a box.

Bare Root Roses and Super Thrive

By Stan V. “Stan the Roseman” Griep

American Rose Society Certified Consulting Rosarian – Rocky Mountain District 

Loveland Rose Society Member

Denver Rose Society Member

American Rose Society Member 

I had read several times about this product called Super Thrive and decided it was time to put it to a test. Three years ago I had ordered in eight new bare root rosebushes. This would be my test group as I have since called it.  (more…)

Photography in the Garden

The Public and Private Garden Albums on our Rocky Mountain district web site will be a real asset to the site and for all of us; we can amble through the galleries via the internet. More gardens will be added this Summer so this album will stay fresh and new. The Private Garden Album will be an opportunity to share your garden with others as well as view gardens generally not open for public viewing.

Spring is the perfect time of the year to plan to participate in the private garden galleries. You will need to take pictures of your garden and submit them to the webmaster. You should have at least 7 images and could have up to 20 images. (more…)

District Rose Show 2009 Miniatures

Winning Miniatures

  • Queen- X-Rated: Exhibitor Carol Roman
  • King-Glowing Amber: Exhibitors Jerry and Carol Macon
  • Princess-Kristin: Exhibitor Betty Roberts

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