VIRTUAL David Austin Rose Day with Rebecca Koraytem, the west coast representative from the David Austin Rose Company, will take over our social media accounts to present information on growing roses and answering all your questions!
A sought-after speaker and educator, RebeccaKoraytem has been the U. S. Sales Executive for David Austin Roses since 2014. Aside from sales, she provides technical support and retail advice to customers in the U. S. and Canada. Rebecca holds a MS and BS in Horticulture from Clemson University. Prior to joining David Austin Roses, she served as a garden editor for Southern Living magazine for 15 years. An award-winning writer and designer, she has gardened professionally in both the South and the PNW. Rebecca resides in Everett, WA, with her husband George.
Carol Newcomb in the Display Garden will speak about growing roses in zone 5 climate.
Local florist, Sue Hines will present a video on how to create a rose bouquet from your garden.
Sue Hines grew up on a small family farm here in the Pacific Northwest. This gave Sue deep roots of appreciation and love for country living. Her mother was and continues to be an amazing mentor to her creativity, resourcefulness and generosity. Her mother's garden on their "Little Bit" farm which once fed their family of six, now provides 1,000's of stems of gorgeous flowers. She's one of several local flower farmers Sue purchases her local flowers from and she is proud to share their blossoms with her customers in her unique designs throughout the summer months.
Sue opened her own floral studio in the fall of 2014. She earned certifications as a designer and wedding specialist through completing the basic and advanced Floral Design Career Course Work and Wedding Design Specialist Courses with the Floral Design Institute, located in Portland, Oregon. Sue continues to attend workshops and take courses through a variety of floral professionals for both business and floral designing education. https://suehinesfloral.com/
Saturday July 11, 2020 at 9 am - 5 pm
Visit all 3 locations and enter the raffle worth $350!