Date/Time Event
Sep 21, 2019 - Sep 22, 2019 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Gardens In Bloom

Comox Valley Horticultural Society
Gardens in Bloom
Sept 21st and 22nd 2019
10:00am – 4:00pm
Tickets $20 available mid-August at Anderton Nursery, Home & Garden Gate, Art Knapps Plantland in Courtenay, Blue Heron Books in Comox and Seeds in Cumberland
Ticket includes garden descriptions and map.
A 2-day self-guided tour of 10 private Comox Valley gardens showcasing the rich tapestry of colours displayed in fall blooming plants, grasses and foliage.
The event is a fundraiser with the majority of proceeds being returned to the community by way of grants to various organizations and schools in support of horticultural education programs and projects.
Contact: Dee Horie, Event Chair
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Sep 21, 2019 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Thomas Proll Head Breeder of Kordes Roses

The Vancouver Rose Society
is pleased to present an afternoon with
Thomas Proll,
Head Breeder of Kordes Roses

The Vancouver Rose Society is very excited to once again host Kordes Rose Breeder, Thomas Proll in Vancouver.

We invite you to a Saturday afternoon presentation and luncheon to visit with Thomas and hear about the PARFUMA® rose breeding program he and Kordes Roses in Germany have embarked upon! Sandwich, veggie, fruit and sweet platters, along with tea/coffee/water. will be served mid-way through the presentation.

Thomas is a delightful younger-generation rosarian and is sought after world-wide as a lecturer. He is an author and co-author of many books about roses and one he co- authored, ‘Rosen’, received the Literary Award from the World Rose Society in Lyon in 2016!

Date: Saturday, September 21, 2019

Times: Doors 10:30am

Presentation 11am – 2pm with a break for lunch Location: The Burnaby Hall, 7837 Canada Way, Burnaby

(free limited parking underneath hall/church)

Admission: VRS Members:  Free

General Public: $15 pre-paid each / $20 at door

Cold luncheon included with admission

(mail cheque with name & email plus guest names to VRS,

c/o 880 Kinsac St., Coquitlam V3J 4T9

Pre-Register: As seats are limited, pre-registration is mandatory.  Please email with names of attendees. Upon confirmation of seats please follow up with payment in the mail.

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