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A Rosy Day Out: Christianson’s Nursery presents annual rose festival

Jun 1st, 2018 | Category: News

MOUNT VERNON –Christianson’s Nursery hosts its 15th Annual Rose Festival, on Saturday, June 16 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.  “A Rosy Day Out” features keynote speaker Ciscoe Morris, as well as presentations from John “Rosebud” Harmeling about climbing roses and Robyn Swesey on sustainable rose growing. All presentations will be located in the Big Tent in the Schoolhouse Garden. As part of Christianson’s Annual Rose Festival, the Tri-Valley Rose Society is hosting its Rose Display in the Schoolhouse and is extending an invitation to amateurs and experts alike to submit their roses to be voted on in the following categories: Best in Show, Best Fragrant Rose and Best Floral Display incorporating perennials with roses. John Christianson and Ciscoe Morris (right) will announce the winners and a $50 gift certificate will be awarded. Entries must be submitted between 9-10:30 a.m. on the day of the Festival. For more information, visit the Nursery or call 360-466-3821 or see www.ChristiansonsNursery.com.

 

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