Thursday, February 23, 2012

Welcome to The Rose Garden At MCC Blog

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An excellent source for many of your questions can be found at The Rose Garden At Mesa Community College website,, under menu categories "Caring for Roses" and "Links". Another source is the Mesa-East Valley Rose Society (MEVRS) website at See their Newsletters and Articles.

Also, please welcome Steve Sheard who has offered to moderate this Blog and to help answer your questions. Steve has a great deal of knowledge about roses, is the current MEVRS President, a Consulting Rosarian, a member of the Garden Board of Directors, and has entered many rose shows and won ribbons/trophies. See the "About Steve" page above to learn more about Steve.  WELCOME, Steve!

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