“People say that roses are their favorite flower and they want them in their garden. Roses have been growing in the wild long before they had to be ‘pampered by people’ so come to the show and let Susan Fox educate you in what’s new in the world of minimal care roses that you can add to your landscape,” says Chicago Flower & Garden Show Director Tony Abruscato.
“A goal without a plan is just a wish.”
― Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
“Every year, from the end of April to the beginning of May, ‘The Mystery Rose’ of the Hotta Estate of Sakura, Japan gives hundreds of gorgeous pink flowers, fascinating all the visitors to the estate.”
‘The Rose Garden of Fukushima’ by Maya Moore has been awarded it’s 2018 literary award by the World Federation of Roses for 2018 as a work of art and historical relevance.
St. Patrick’s Breastplate is a popular prayer attributed to one of Ireland’s most beloved patron saints. According to tradition, St. Patrick wrote it in 433 A.D. for divine protection before successfully converting the Irish King Leoghaire and his subjects from paganism to Christianity.