Member Garden Tours

by Linda Freeman

Our member garden tours continue with:

May Olson’s garden will be open Saturday, April 30 from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Her address is 40270 Via Francisco, Murrieta 92562, phone is 951-696-503.
May lives in the Colony community and entrance to the community is from Jackson St.
At the gate you must tell them that you are visiting May Olson and the code word is TVRS (Temecula Valley Rose Society)

Don Nordike’s garden will be open Saturday, April 30 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
His address is 28767 Glen Oaks Drive, Sun City, Menifee 92586. The phone is 951-246-4626.
Don’s home is accessed off the 215 using the McCall Blvd exit.
Don and May are long time society members and have hundreds of roses to see between both of their gardens and have many roses that are not easy to see anywhere else.

Frank Brines has sent us information about the San Diego Rose Society Show Saturday, April 30 and Sunday May 1 in El Cajon, California and entries are welcome!

San Diego Rose Society 94th Annual Rose Show and Plant Auction, Saturday, April 30
The annual San Diego Rose Society Rose show opens this Saturday, April 30 at 1:00 p.m. or upon completion of judging. The rose show closes at 5:00 p.m. Exhibitors can begin setup after 6:00 a.m. Placement time is from 7:00 to 9:45 a.m. Sunday, May 1.

The rose show is open from 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Silent Auction begins at 10:00 a.m. Live Auction 2:00 p.m.
DIRECTIONS: Ronald Reagan Community Center, 195 East Douglas Avenue, El Cajon, California 92020.
All amateurs are invited to exhibit their roses.

There have been several San Diego rose shows at this location.
Directions to the show are as follows: From I-805 or I-15, go east on I-8 for about 10 miles and take exit 17-C toward Magnolia Avenue and turn right onto Magnolia. Go about 6 blocks and turn left onto East Douglas Avenue. It is about 1/2 block on the right.

There are hundreds and hundreds of roses to view and learn about this weekend – have a rosey weekend!
Linda Freeman
Temeucla Valley Rose Society, Programs